Mastering "Predicting Cause and Effect"

The Skill

Predicting cause and effect.

Essential Definition

This skill in the scientific thinking strand of Kidport focuses on understanding that what happens in the world has a cause and that every action creates an effect. Predicting that effect means looking into the future based upon the facts of the present.

Examples of How Used in Kidport

You can review the entire set of lessons and units we have used as the building blocks of this study skill at any time while working through the activities on this skill.

How Useful and Why its Worth Learning


Rules of Use

When to use?

How to Start?

What to do next ?

How do you know when to stop?

Procedures - Major steps in using this skill

Step One

Step Two

Step Three

Step Four How to do step

Guided Walkthru

Try the Skill Yourself

Reflect What You Have Done

Mnemonic, Saying, or Acronym for Recall


Phase 2 - Quiz

Phase 3 - Review Lessons for transfer and elaboration

Transfer to Other Subjects

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