Looking to teach cause and effect? Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs is the perfect way!!! This lesson will help your students practice using a cause and effect organizer and play a synonyms matching game. Also included in this lesson is a worksheet for your students to practice using context clues to determine the synonym for words in the story. My kids loved the silly animations in the power point. I bet yours will too!
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2-8: Animated Slides to accompany your reading.
9: Talk about it!
10-13: Questions to "talk" about.
14: Write about it!
15: List the benefits and disadvantages of living in Chewandswallow.
16: Printable T-Chart for Write About It.
17: Cause and Effect Worksheet (Uses same cause and effect as the powerpoint. I used this to have the kids follow along. You could have the kids re-read independently and use this as a grade.
18: Cause and Effect Worksheet Answer Key
19: Cloud Synonyms (Use these for a matching game or even an anchor chart.)
20: Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs Synonyms Worksheet (uses words from the book in a sentence. Students highlight helpful words then write a synonym in the blank.
21: Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs Synonyms Worksheet Answer Key