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In this contractions worksheet, students practice, review and assess contraction usage by matching words that mean the same with their contractions. Students write twenty-four matching, multiple choice, and short answers.
Student Safety Contract
With spaces for both your science pupils and their parents to sign, this laboratory safety contract is a must-have for your science classes. Twenty-one rules applying to protection and hazard prevention are listed. Discuss them with your junior scientists and then have them take the contract home to share with their parents. Involving parents should emphasize the importance of these guidelines.
Students read and spell common contractions formed from a verb paired with the word not. They read and spell common contractions formed from a pronoun paired with a verb.
Students write contractions correctly when given two words to join together. They watch a video, make sentence strip contractions, and complete a worksheet.
Second graders study the use of contractions. In this contraction lesson, 2nd graders examine what contractions are and how to form them properly. They use a song to learn which words to change when forming contractions before writing 6 contractions that will be displayed in the classroom. They take their contraction song home to share with families.
Shorten words with contractions. Second graders use apostrophes to shorten words, including harder ones like might not. Next, they write out the longer versions of various contractions. Have them write a story with these contractions for extra practice!
In this contractions worksheet, students review and discuss how to form contractions and write out the contraction found in sixteen sentences.
What are the Spanish contractions? Review the contractions, and then provide your class with this practice sheet. For each of the 13 sentences provided, your learner must identify the correct translation out of the four options listed. Consider having them highlight or underline each Spanish contraction they see.
Young writers participate in a game to practice making contractions and using the apostrophe properly.
Contracts Review and Negotiation Exercise
Young scholars study the three main concepts of contracts: Offer, Acceptance and Consideration. They negotiate a contract to get the best deal for themselves or their client and name several contracts that they have participated in.
American Revolution: Learning Contracts
Fourth graders research the American Revolution. They use learning contracts to guide their choices. They create ABC poems about the Revolution.
The Social Contract by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
In this online interactive history activity, students respond to 20 multiple choice questions about Rousseau's The Social Contract. Students may check some of their answers on the interactive activity.
The Social Contract
In this online interactive history worksheet, high schoolers respond to 10 short answer and essay questions about The Social Contract by Rosseau. Students may check some of their answers on the interactive worksheet.
New! Earth Day Contractions
If you want to make learning fun, turn it into a game. Grammar gets an Earth Day make-over with a fun themed matching activity and contraction worksheet. The resource includes several sheets of cards, each containing the contraction and the two-word phrase that the contraction stems from. Learners can use the cards to play a contraction matching game and then practice with the included worksheet.
The Spread of Enlightenment Ideas
Looking for a simple and straightforward reference on the Enlightenment for your young historians? Check out this list of key terms and important figures from the period, followed by a traditional assessment where your learners will be asked to match historical figures with their appropriate accomplishments and respond to brief constructed response questions. Finally, your class members will read an excerpt from Rousseau's The Social Contract and consider his argument against the use of force as a means of governance.
Learners relate contracted words to words that had surgery. In this contraction lesson, students create eight bows for a kite and put them into word families. Learners change the words by cutting and putting in their (scar) apostrophe. Students complete a homework worksheet.
Tropomyosin and tropin and their tole in regulating muscle contraction
To fully understand the actions of the muscle cells in overall contraction, students should watch this video which combines a recap of the previous video and a description of the interactions between the main proteins. It will be interesting for your class to understand that calcium concentration is what actually controls muscle contraction.
Introduction to Contracts
Students are introduced to the concept of contracts in street law. In groups, they compare and contrast contract law with tort law. They identify the basic concepts of each and view examples to see the concepts in use. They also disccuss how certain policies can limit the extent to which people bind themselves to responsibility.
Contraction in Action
Students are put in groups of 6 to 8, and they are given 20-30 minutes to write, design, direct, and block out (determine location and movement) a skit that illustrates the function of a sarcomere, and all the steps involved in its contraction and relaxation. Each students must have a speaking part, with no one person dominating the performance.
Contraction Fluency, Word Hunt Tally
Students build word fluency. In this contraction identification lesson, students are given a contraction to hunt for how many times that word is used in their science book (or other text book). They work in pairs to find the word as many times as they can (this can be repeated for as many rounds as desired with various contractions). This lesson includes a link to printouts for this game.