Contractions

  • Grade: Grade 3
    Activity type: n.a.

Contractions

Course
English
Grade
Grade 3
Section
Grammar
Outcome
Contractions
Activity Type
n.a.
Activity ID
30982

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This activity is not included in United States – Common Core State Standards.

You can go to an overview of all the curricula here.

  • Year 3
    • Language
      • Text structure and organisation

        • ACELA1480 – Know that word contractions are a feature of informal language and that apostrophes of contraction are used to signal missing letters

    • Literacy
      • Creating texts

        • ACELY1683 – Reread and edit texts for meaning, appropriate structure, grammatical choices and punctuation

  • Y3 – Year 3
    • Y3.W – Writing
      • They draw on knowledge and skills that include:

        • Y3.W.1 – Using increasingly specific words and phrases (e.g., adjectives and more precise nouns and verbs) that are appropriate to the content of the text

        • Y3.W.2 – Using their visual memory to spell personal vocabulary and high-frequency words (e.g., many words from essential lists 1-4 and some from list 5 and list 61)

        • Y3.W.7 – Using both simple and compound sentences that vary in their beginnings and lengths (and in the simple conjunctions used) and that are usually grammatically correct

        • Y3.W.10 – Using capital letters, full stops, question marks, and exclamation marks correctly

  • Y4 – Year 4
    • Y4.W – Writing
      • They draw on knowledge and skills that include:

        • Y4.W.2 – Using vocabulary (in particular, nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs) that clearly conveys ideas, experiences, or information

        • Y4.W.3 – Encoding (spelling) by:

          • Y4.W.3.b – Using their visual memory to help them spell personal vocabulary and high-frequency words correctly (the high-frequency words include most words from essential lists 1-4 and many from essential lists 5-71)

This activity is not included in United Kingdom – National Curriculum.

You can go to an overview of all the curricula here.