Just print and cut and you have an instant activity for learning and practicing contractions with not. Use as teacher directed activity in small group, then move to center for independent use. This is my first literacy activity. Please leave feedback if you download it. I am working on Contractions activities Level B and Level C which will include all types of contractions and follow up worksheets for independent practice.
CCSS. ELA RF.2.3
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
CCSS. ELA. L.2.4
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 2 reading and content, choosing flexibly from an array of strategies.
Directions: for Play
Student places all cards face down in an array. Student turns over 2 cards to try to make matches between the contraction on the lollipop and the card that has words on candies that make that contraction. The colors of the word candies match the colors of the lollipop with the corresponding contraction.