Other news, better late than never, I've been selected as one of the Top 30 Blogs on the site Top Teaching Colleges! Cool! This is pressure to get me back on track and blog like I used to! I'm going to try to catch up (I have a million pictures of all the things I WANTED to blog about and have never gotten to).
Okay, so now onto why you read this blog to begin with....
You've probably seen my post on an easy, cheap way to practice plurals (Posting Plurals). Well, this year, some of my kids struggled with contractions, so I did the exact same thing (see picture below--self-explanatory), but with contractions instead. It was a great review. Click here for a fun rock song, here for an R&B song, here for the lyrics to a rap. Check out Carl's Corner to see a bunch of activities on contractions.