CAUSE & EFFECT
What caused the balloon to pop?
The balloon popped because Mrs. Berry pierced it with a pin.
Which happens first?
My friend took my book and then it made me frown.
Look for signal words
Now let's see how authors include cause and effect in their texts.
Bees don't fly on cloudy or rainy days
Why don't bees fly on cloudy or rainy days?
BECAUSE they can't see the sun.
Jigsaw- The Beekeeper
1. Now you will read your part and fill in the graphic organizer with any cause and effect that you found. Be sure to highlight your signal words.
2. Next we will mingle and share, so that you can add additional cause and effects to your graphic organizer.
3. We'll share with the class.
What is the purpose of a journal entry in this reading journal?
Add info to your journal to help you remember how to find the causes and effects in texts.
2. Give an example.
3. Include the signal words.