When you download the Make, Take & Teach Write It Phonics Cards for Contractions you will receive 73 colorful cards. Cards are color coded per contracted words ("not" cards on red border). Simply print the cards, laminate and bind the sets together with a loose leaf ring (optional). Students write the contraction on the card with a dry erase marker and then checks to see if the answer is correct by turning over the card. The self checking feature of this activity makes it perfect for independent literacy centers.