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Summary of lesson plan
In this maths lesson plan, students learn about how to use analogue clocks to tell the time including quarter past, half past, quarter to and o’clock. They use hands-on materials to follow teacher instructions, followed up with some reinforcement by using differentiated worksheets.
Australian Curriculum links
Year 3 Mathematics: Tell the time to the minute and investigate the relationship between units of time (ACMMG062)
Lesson plan sequence
In the lesson, kids will understand how to use analogue clocks to tell the time including quarter past, half past, quarter to and o’clock.
Kids will explore telling the time using analogue clocks, they will be able to read the time and draw the hands on a clock face and they will be able to move the clock hands to a specific time.
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