I'm and Won't, They're and Don't

What's a Contraction?

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What’s a contraction? You’ll find the answer inside this book―it’s brimming with contractions! Brian P. Cleary’s playful rhymes and Brian Gable’s humorous illustrations don’t shy away from creatively clarifying the concept of contractions. For easy identification, we’ve printed the contractions in color. You won’t want to miss the comical cats that reinforce each idea. I’m and Won’t, They’re and Don’t: What’s a Contraction? turns traditional grammar lesson on end. Read this book aloud and share in the delight of the sense―and nonsense―of words.

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978-0-82259-155-9
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978-0-76138-504-2
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978-0-76136-350-7
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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 2010
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2010-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.7
BISACS JNF029040, JNF029000, JNF029020
Dewey 421'.54
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 490
Guided Reading Level O
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Original artwork

Author: Brian P. Cleary

Brian P. Cleary is the author of the Words Are CATegorical®, Math Is CATegorical®, Food Is CATegorical™, and Animal Groups Are CATegorical™ series, as well as several picture books. He lives in Cleveland, Ohio.

Narrator: Intuitive

Illustrator: Brian Gable

Brian Gable is the illustrator of many of the best-selling Words Are CATegorical® books, as well as the Math Is CATegorical® series. Mr. Gable lives in Toronto, Canada.