Docstoc

Cause and Effect

Document Sample
Cause and Effect Powered By Docstoc
					  Let’s find out about…


Cause and Effect
    Cause…
The cause tells why something
         happens.
Effect…

The effect tells what
    happened.
An example…

 The alarm clock rang so my
  brother got up for school.



                   QuickTime™ and a
          TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
             are need ed to see this picture.
                                       Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.
                                      tells why something is
                                            happening?



       The alarm clock rang so my
        brother got up for school.
                                            Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.
                                           tells why something is
                                                 happening?



       The alarm clock rang so my
        brother got up for school.
                                  This part is the cause.
                                      Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.
                                         tells what is
                                         happening?



       The alarm clock rang so my
        brother got up for school.
                                            Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.
                                               tells what is
                                               happening?



       The alarm clock rang so my
        brother got up for school.
                                  This part is the effect.
                                       The cause - the alarm
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.
                                      clock ringing - made the
                                         effect - your brother
                                        getting up for school.


       The alarm clock rang so my
        brother got up for school.
Another example…

 Jo dropped her lunch tray when
   she slipped on the wet floor.


                      QuickTime™ and a
             TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
                are need ed to see this picture.
          QuickTime™ and a
                                        Which sentence part
 TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
    are need ed to see this picture.
                                       tells why something is
                                             happening?



Jo dropped her lunch tray when
  she slipped on the wet floor.
          QuickTime™ and a
                                        Which sentence part
 TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
    are need ed to see this picture.
                                       tells why something is
                                             happening?



Jo dropped her lunch tray when
  she slipped on the wet floor.
                            This part is the cause.
          QuickTime™ and a
 TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
    are need ed to see this picture.
                                       Which sentence part tells
                                         what is happening?




Jo dropped her lunch tray when
  she slipped on the wet floor.
          QuickTime™ and a
 TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
    are need ed to see this picture.
                                       Which sentence part tells
                                         what is happening?




Jo dropped her lunch tray when
  she slipped on the wet floor.
                       This part is the effect.
          QuickTime™ and a
 TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
                                       The cause - the wet floor
    are need ed to see this picture.

                                        - made the effect - Jo
                                       dropping her lunch tray.



Jo dropped her lunch tray when
 she slipped on the wet floor.
                 QuickTime™ and a
        TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
           are need ed to see this picture.




The dog scratched his ear
  because he has fleas.
                                       Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.   tells why something is
                                            happening?


       The dog scratched his ear
         because he has fleas.
                                       Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.   tells why something is
                                            happening?



       The dog scratched his ear
         because he has fleas.
                     This part is the cause.
                                      Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.      tells what is
                                         happening?



       The dog scratched his ear
         because he has fleas.
                                      Which sentence part
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.      tells what is
                                         happening?


       The dog scratched his ear
         because he has fleas.
                        This part is the effect.
                                       The cause - the fleas -
         QuickTime™ and a
TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
   are need ed to see this picture.   made the effect - the dog
                                         scratched his ear.



       The dog scratched his ear
         because he has fleas.
  Now you will try some on your own.


What part of the sentence is the cause?
                  ~~~
What part of the sentence is the effect?
     The cause tells why something happens.
         The effect tells what happened.



The snow was deep so Henry put on his boots.

       Cause: the snow was so deep

        Effect: Henry put on his boots
  The cause tells why something happens.
      The effect tells what happened.




After swimming all afternoon I was tired.

 Cause: after swimming all afternoon

           Effect: I was tired
      The cause tells why something happens.
          The effect tells what happened.




Scruffy barked because his food dish was empty.

       Cause: his food dish was empty


             Effect: Scruffy barked
        The cause tells why something happens.
            The effect tells what happened.

Make up a sentence that tells an effect to go with this
                cause sentence.


     Cause: The wild animal was very thirsty.

     Effect:
                                    QuickTime™ and a
                           TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
                              are need ed to see this picture.
        The cause tells why something happens.
            The effect tells what happened.

Make up a sentence that tells an effect to go with this
                cause sentence.


           Cause: It rained all afternoon.
           Effect:
                                 QuickTime™ and a
                        TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
                           are need ed to see this picture.
        The cause tells why something happens.
            The effect tells what happened.

Make up a sentence that tells an effect to go with this
                cause sentence.


                                  QuickTime™ and a
                         TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor
                            are need ed to see this picture.




           Cause:

           Effect: The snowman melted.
               cause ~ why               effect ~ what

Number your paper from 1 - 5.
Match the cause with the effect by choosing the correct letter.

1. The water fountain is broken.        A. My homerun won the game.

2. The fire engine raced by.            B. We read books together.


3. I fell on the playground.            C. It had to put out a fire.

4. Mom said no TV tonight.              D. The nurse gave me a band-
aid.

5. I hit the baseball over the fence.   E. We all got very thirsty.
               cause ~ why                 effect ~ what

                               Check your work.

1. The water fountain is broken.         E. We all got very thirsty.

2. The fire engine raced by.             C. It had to put out a fire.

3. I fell on the playground.             D. The nurse gave me a band-aid.

4. Mom said no TV tonight.               B. We read books together.


5. I hit the baseball over the fence.    A. My homerun won the game.
Raise your hand if you got them all right.

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:22
posted:8/28/2012
language:simple
pages:31