After introducing cause and effect, get past the basics to more rigorous, real world skills

Teaching Cause and Effect: Getting Past the Basics

Google “cause and effect lessons” and you’ll find some predictable ideas: Read If You Give a Mouse a Cookie or Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day Create an anchor chart with signal words Cause and effect matching game Use photos to show cause and effect examples Provide memorable examples, like popping a balloon And while all …