Teaching Resource

Contraction Match-Up Cards (8 per page)


PDF | 12 pages|Grades: 1 - 4

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.

Use Contraction Match Up Cards for a larger version.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELA1480

    Know that word contractions are a feature of informal language and that apostrophes of contraction are used to signal missing lettersElaborationsrecognising both grammatically accurate and inaccurate usage of the apostrophe in everyday texts such as ...

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

Sarah Forster · Oct 23rd, 2017

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

Jill (Teach Starter) · Oct 29th, 2017

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.

Emily Carton · Jun 17th, 2016

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

Jill (Teach Starter) · Jun 20th, 2016

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