Cause Effect Reading Strategy

Cause and Effect Worksheets

Reading Strategy

Teaching children to identify cause and effect within texts is crucial. Identifying cause and effect helps children to understand what happens and why it happens. Signal words can help identify cause and effect relationships. Improve comprehension and understanding with these worksheets aimed at supporting a reader’s ability to identify cause and effect relationships.

 

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Cause and Effect ‘Elephants’ Text

Look for signal words in the text passage to help identify the cause and effect relationships. Fill the graphic organiser with the findings.

Cause and Effect ‘Ivory’ Text

Look for signal words in the text passage to help identify the cause and effect relationships. Fill the graphic organiser with the findings.

Cause and Effect ‘Pitcher Plant’ Text

Look for signal words in the text passage to help identify the cause and effect relationships. Fill the graphic organiser with the findings.

 

Cause and Effect Worksheets

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Identify Cause and Effect 1

Identify Cause and Effect 2

Read sentences showing cause/effect relationships and identify the cause and the effect.

Cause and Effect Match 1

Cause and Effect Match 2

Draw lines to match the cause to the effect.

Cause/Effect Sentences 1

Cause/Effect Sentences 2

The cause and effect are given. Write sentences using conjunctions to show the cause/effect relationship.

 

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Read Effect, Write Cause 1

Read Effect, Write Cause 2

Read the effects and write the possible causes.

Read Cause, Write Effect 1

Read Cause, Write Effect 2

Read the causes and write possible effects.

 

Cause and Effect Graphic Organisers

Cause and Effectcause and effect graphic organisers

 

 

 

 

Identify ’cause and effect’ relationships. Identify what happened and what caused it to happen.

 

Chain of Eventschain of events template graphic organisers  

 

 

Learn about ’cause and effect’ relationships by linking events in an ordered sequence.

 

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