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Contraction Match-Up Cards (8 per page)

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12 pages (PDF)

Eighty-nine contraction match up cards.

Use this teaching resource when working with contractions.

Print, cut and laminate the contraction cards.

Jumble up the cards and have students match the contraction with the expanded version.

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  • Emily Carton

    I am very disappointed in the quality of the content in this resource. Contractions such as ‘when’d’ and ‘it’d’ are not valid in the english language and should not be something that would be taught to students in Australian schools.

    Comment by Emily Carton on June 17, 2016 at 9:36 pm


    • Jill (Teach Starter) Jill (Teach Starter)

      Hi Emily,
      Thank you for your feedback and for bringing this to our attention.
      We have removed those contractions from the Australian font downloads and apologise for any inconvenience caused.
      Kind regards
      Jill

      Official comment by Jill (Teach Starter) on June 20, 2016 at 11:57 am


  • Sarah Forster

    Can you make these without the zigzag line, it’s easier to cut out.

    Comment by Sarah Forster on October 23, 2017 at 12:03 pm


    • Jill (Teach Starter) Jill (Teach Starter)

      Hi Sarah,

      Thank you for your suggestion. Please feel free to request a change to the resource by clicking on the Changes & Updates tab above.

      Kind regards
      Jill

      Official comment by Jill (Teach Starter) on October 29, 2017 at 10:07 am


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