What are Contractions? A contraction is a special word made by putting together a verb and another word. Every contraction has an apostrophe to show where letters are missing from the original two words. Read More...
The resources above cover the following skills:
Conventions of Standard English
Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. [L.2.2]
Use an apostrophe to form contractions and frequently occurring possessives. [L.2.2c]