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Band-Aid Contraction Games

Confused by Contractions? Here is a fun, free printable FREE Band-Aid Contraction Game to help kids understand how contractions are made using a hands on approach. This is great for homeschool and classrooms of 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade kids.
FREE Band Aid Contraction Games - this is such a fun educational game to help 2nd grade, 3rd grade students practice contractions. This contraction games activities for your student to have fun with this free printable while getting some great contractions practice. #contractions #literacy #firstgrade

Contraction Game

It can be difficult for kids to grasp contractions. Here is a fun, FREE Band-Aid Contraction Game that combines a hands on activity with a printable to help kids practice forming common contractions.


This is a great activity for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade kids.

Printable Contraction Games

For this activity just print the free activity below. Print 13 copies of page number one, cut in half, and staple into a Prescription Pad.

Then cut out the strips of words and band aids (or use real band-aids)

hands on activity learning contractions with this fun cut and paste activity

Printable Contraction Games

Children will take a strip of two words and use their scissors to combine the “symptom words” and paste together using an apostrophe band aid to make a “contraction diagnosis”.

This is such a fun, hands on activity to help kids grasp how contractions are formed and gain familiarity with common contractions.


There are 26 contraction words for kids in 2nd-5th grade to practice.

Free contraction came for learning contraction words

Contractions Practice

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Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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