Cause and Effect are important in every story, regardless of genre or age group.
Remember this story? If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff, illustrated by Felicia Bond.
Closer examination of this feature may help to strengthen and clarify your plot.
Today’s Assignment: Examine cause and effect(s) in your current writing project.
Complete this worksheet or create one of your own.
(from the Worksheet LIbrary)
A video presentation of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie is here:
Another example of cause and effect can be seen in the recently released dvd movie:
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Watch the trailer here: