Explicitly teaching and reinforcing the ability of your students to understand cause and effect leads to better outcomes in overall reading and listening comprehension and abstract reasoning. These task cards target the development of the student’s ability in the area of UNDERSTANDING CAUSES AND EFFECTS It assists young children in developing their reasoning skills. The cards can be used for independent practice or with your favorite game board. The preparation time is extremely minimal for the therapist and the format is simple for even the youngest students. Just print cards on card stock, laminate for durability and you are ready to go! Also included is a Cause & Effect anchor chart and worksheets .