This Common Core aligned PowerPoint teachers the contractions with not (isn’t, aren’t, couldn’t, wouldn’t, shouldn’t, hasn’t, and haven’t).
-Definition of contractions
-Introduction to each contraction visually showing how the words were combined and which letters were removed. Each contraction also has corresponding sentences.
-Quiz (with PowerPoint animation). Students will be shown the two words for each contraction and they will need to say the contraction before the contraction is shown
-Worksheet 1: Cut and paste activity to match the two words with the corresponding contraction
-Worksheet 2: Writing the contraction that matches the two words (with word bank)
-Worksheet 3: Writing the contraction that matches the two words (with no word bank) and prompted to write a sentence.