First, go over comparing and contrasting. Read the passages on tsunamis and tornadoes. Then discuss the accompanying bubble map. Next, go over cause and effect and read the passage about frostbite. Guide students to determine the cause and effects. Finally, discuss sequence and read about the water cycle then use the words, First, Next, Then, and Last to make connections. After this, students will practice by dragging phrases about the different habitats into the appropriate columns to compare and contrast. Students will then use the bubble map to compare and contrast animals. Read the passage about pollution together and have students identify the effects. Practice sequencing with the frog’s and butterfly’s life cycles.