Cause and Effect: Reading Response Bookmark & Graphic Organizer

Students sometimes struggle to recognize the causal connection between events in a story. In this lesson, they use the events in a story to identify cause and effect! See Full Product Description.

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Students sometimes struggle to recognize the causal connection between events in a story. In this lesson, they use the events in a story to identify cause and effect!

This mini-lesson includes:
• A set of reproducible bookmarks, just for fiction reading!
• "Meet the Fiction Bookmark" teacher's lesson page.
• "Meet the Fiction Bookmark" student reproducible.
• "Make Predictions" teacher's lesson page.
• "Make Predictions" student graphic organizer reproducible.

Common Core Alignment

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.2
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.3
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.10
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.1.2
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.1.3
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.1.7
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.1.4a
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.2
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.4a
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.2
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.3.4a
Teaching Tips

Bookmark Connection: Have students touch the soccer ball and first star on the bookmark when they describe a cause and effect that leads into a story!