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Year 4 Hours, Minutes and Seconds

This Year 4 Hours, Minutes and Seconds lesson covers the prior learning of measuring time in seconds, before moving onto the main skill of converting between hours, minutes and seconds.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objectives
Mathematics Year 4: (4M4c) Solve problems involving converting from hours to minutes; minutes to seconds; years to months; weeks to days

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of measuring time in seconds, before moving onto the main skill of hours, minutes and seconds. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

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Video Tutorial

In this Problem Solving Using Time Video Tutorial, Laura shows pupils how to convert between different units of time to solve problems. She uses key vocabulary including seconds, minutes and hours.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of measuring time in seconds, before moving onto the main skill of converting between hours, minutes and seconds.

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For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Flash Cards Activity

This Year 3 Minutes and Seconds Flash Cards Game aims to support pupils' understanding of time.

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Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of hours, minutes and seconds.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Hours, Minutes and Seconds Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of converting between different times.

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Extension

This hours, minutes and seconds extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the hours, minutes and seconds lesson.

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Challenge Activity

This Year 4 Hours, Minutes and Seconds Maths Challenge checks pupils’ understanding of converting between times.