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This Cause and Effect Using Informational Text is a 59 page set with 6 passages (historical, scientific, and technical) graphic organizers, posters, and two sets of 32 task cards that are specifically designed to target reading strategies using nonfiction text. It reinforces the cause and effect concept carefully, in a way your kids will enjoy and uses topics that will capture their interest.
Here’s what it includes:
2 sets of 32 Task Cards (a student record sheet and keys)
Picture Task Cards
Animal Task Cards
6 Cause and Effect Posters
Cause and Effect Clue Words Handout
Double Sided Worksheets for each type of text (and keys)
1. Deborah Sampson (she disguised herself as a man to fight in the Revolutionary War)
2. The Pony Express
2. The Moon
1. Roller Coaster Physics
2. Making a Diamond Kite
Detailed Teacher Notes
SAVE MORE and GET MORE with the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!!! (Click Here) It has 10 key reading units which cover many 4th and 5th reading standards!
Here are the units included in the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!
Why you'll love this resource:
Need a 3rd grade version? The task cards, posters, and graphic organizers are the same but the passages are geared to 3rd grade:
Also, I do want to suggest a great set of reading games which would go well with this reading unit. There is a game for EACH READING STANDARD!!! It comes in a set of 10 for fiction, a set of 10 for nonfiction, or a bundle of 20 reading games specifically for 4th and 5th grades!
If you're looking for more Cause and Effect practice, here are a few resources you might like. They may be used for centers, whole class, test prep, or for one on one:
Cause and Effect Game (for 4th and 5th grades)
Famous American Cause and Effect Task Cards (for 3rd - 5th grades)
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