New York State Learning Education Standards and Core Curriculum. What is a Contraction? A contraction is really two words squeezed together to make a new word. Some of the letters from one or both of the words go away and a special
mark called an apostrophe goes in their place. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum
NY.1L. 1st Grade Language Standards
Conventions of Standard English
1L2. Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. Core Punctuation and Spelling Skills for Grades P→2:
1L2.7. Use an apostrophe to form contractions and frequently occurring possessives.
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