If you give an author a contraction, they'll want a story to go with it!
Teach contractions using these class favorites by Laura Numeroff. Numeroff's casual writing style is enhanced by her clever and repetitive use of contractions throughout her stories. There are plenty of contractions for teachers and students to find and study in these books.
This shared reading plan has everything you need to teach contractions and model finding and thinking about contractions within authentic text. Ideas for guided and independent practice with contractions in several other Laura Numeroff books is also included.
Prepare to have a highly engaged and motivated classroom during this lesson, making contractions unforgettable!