Students find cause and effect examples from the short story, "Papa's Parrot" by Cynthia Rylant. The half-sheet foldable is a quick and easy skill for students. A key is included for your convenience.
If you are interested in trying foldables for middle school language arts, this is a way to ease in to it.
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