Reading Graphic Organizer: Cause and Effect

This organizer assists students in identifying and analyzing causes and effects in stories. See Full Product Description.

Number of pages: 2 Subject: Reading Comprehension Grade: 4 - 6 Type: Graphic Organizers Author: Susan Van Zile File Size: 82 KB

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In a story, the cause is the reason why something happens, and the effect is what happens as a result. Comprehension improves when readers recognize the connections between causes and effects. Consequently, this organizer assists students in identifying and analyzing causes and effects in stories.

Teaching Tips

Use the organizer to assist students in understanding the cause-effect pattern in informational text. Direct students to identify signal words such as for this reason, therefore, and as a result.