Earth Day Reading Passages Cause and Effect Worksheets

A file or printable companion for Boom Cards

by The Viral Teacher

Price: 200 points or $2 USD


Grades: 1,2

Description: Let your 1st and 2nd graders become Earth Heroes this Earth Day with this cause and effect activity! These print and go worksheets contain 7 (seven) short stories that are all nature/environment-related. Each story gives students practice in identifying the cause and effect. of current environmental problems our world is facing. With this resource, they will master this skill in no time! The seven short stories include: 1. Garbage Everywhere 2. Save the Bees 3. The Toxic Road Ahead 4. Trapped in Plastic 5. Black Tide 6. Homeless in the Forest 7. The Runoff Effect Activities include: ✔️ Identifying the cause and effect ✔️ Identifying the cause of the picture (cut and paste) ✔️ Combining two sentences to show cause and effect ✔️ Writing other Earth problems they know and identifying the cause and effect ✔️ Writing an effect for each cause The PDF file includes 13 usable pages. Questions? Email me at