Whole Group Activity: ASL Video
Play the video one time without pausing or asking questions.
After finishing the video, ask students if they recognized any contractions used in the book. If so, write them down.
Individual Activity: Recognizing Contractions in Fun in the Mud
Play the video again. This time, direct students to point out the contractions used in the book. Add them to your list and have students circle them on the Fun in the Mud Contractions worksheet.
Individual Activity: Contractions Practice
Students cut out the letters and the apostrophes and form the correct words.
Individual Activity: Contractions Sentences
Write a new sentence with each contraction.
Individual Activity: Deconstructing Contractions
Use word boxes to fill in the blanks.
Individual Activity: Key Facts
Answer questions about Fun in the Mud.