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Timing Activities for 3rd and 4th Class

Added: 25 Mar 2020 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Assessment / Guide/notes / Lesson Plan

Learners develop an understanding of time passing in seconds and minutes.

Activities include:
1. Make a minute timer
2. Activities that can be completed in a minute
3. Estimating seconds
4. Practical timing activities showing start and end of activities

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: Measures

Strand unit: Time

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • consolidate and develop further a sense of time passing
  • read time in one-minute intervals on analogue and digital clock (12-hour)
  • record time in analogue and digital forms

Suggestions for use: Practical activities that get learners to estimate and record how activities that take a few seconds or over a minute

Meta information

  • Asset type: Online Resource
  • Language: English
  • Rights: All rights reserved
  • Cost: No
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