Cause and Effect
Cause and effect show how two events are related. The second event (effect) happens as a result of the first event (cause).
Download our Cause and effect activities below.
What happened first? What happened as a result? These activities introduce the concept of events having a cause and effect. Draw what you think will happen as a result of the first image. Write a sentence to show what happened under both images.
Common Core Alignment:
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.K.3 With prompting and support, describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.
Cause and Effect EXAMPLE
Cause: It is snowing.
Effect: Shang High is cold.
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