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Contractions Folding Cards

PDF | 8 pages|Grades: 1 - 3

A set of 21 contractions folding cards.

Print out the cards on heavy card stock and fold along the dotted line. Students fold the cards to cover the end of the word on the left to show where the two words join together, using the apostrophe to make the contraction.

Also contains a sheet of blank cards.

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  • 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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Jared Bruning

Love it.

Jared Bruning · Aug 15th, 2019

Tom (Teach Starter)

Hi Jared, that’s great you are enjoying these folding cards. Thanks for letting us know!

Tom (Teach Starter) · Aug 15th, 2019

Robyn Goldick

love this, what a time saver!

Robyn Goldick · Jul 5th, 2015

Thanks for the kind comment Robyn.Glad to hear you’re finding them useful 🙂

· Jul 6th, 2015

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