Common Core Aligned (RI.5) As students race to be the first player to empty their hands of game cards, they are actually analyzing text and learning text structure. Students review description, cause and effect, problem and solution, chronological, etc. formats. The game cards contain a variety of topics for easy integration of reading, social studies, and science. This is a fun way to review text organization. GREAT FOR TEST PREP and GUIDED READING $4
Using song lyrics to teach cause and effect in upper elementary classrooms. When students get the gist of cause and effect, take it a step further so they have to do a little bit of inferencing! Free download.