Teaching students text structure in expository text is important for comprehension. Text structure is complex and varies depending on the author’s focus. Cause and effect is one of the more difficult text structures for students to read and understand. This article demonstrates how to explain and teach cause and effect text structure for deep analysis and summarization of expository text.
Knight, Jennifer A. and Child, Angela R.
"Teaching Students to Comprehend Cause and Effect Text Structure,"
Michigan Reading Journal: Vol. 53
, Article 6.
Available at: https://scholarworks.gvsu.edu/mrj/vol53/iss3/6