Cause and Effect: Famous Americans Task Cards | Cause and Effect Game

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3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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  1. Want to integrate reading with social studies information? These 3 sets of Famous Americans Task Cards will help your students practice important reading skills, such as inference, character traits, and cause and effect while integrating social studies topics. Students will read a passage about a fa
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Looking for a way to integrate social studies and reading skills? These 32 Cause and Effect: Famous Americans Task Cards will help your students learn about some famous Americans while practicing cause and effect skills. Students will read a short text about a famous American from each card and determine the cause or effect of various historical events.

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32 Cause and Effect Task Cards

Record Sheet

Answer Key

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Why you'll love this resource:

  • It allows you to incorporate social studies and reading.
  • Students are able to read about a variety of famous Americans, increasing their knowledge of history.
  • The task cards have engaging stories.
  • Students enjoy the task card format.
  • The task cards reinforce cause-and-effect reading standards.
  • There are a variety of ways to use these!!!

Want to take a peek at the other two sets of Famous American Task Cards?

Inference: Famous Americans Task Cards

Character Traits: Famous Americans Task Cards

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.
Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.
Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.


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