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Year 1 Time to the Half Hour

This Year 1 Time to the Half Hour lesson covers the prior learning of halving shapes or objects, before moving onto the main skill of telling the time to the half hour.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for this 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 1: (1M4a) Tell the time to the hour and half past the hour and draw the hands on a clock face to show these times

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of halving shapes or objects, before moving onto the main skill of time to the half hour. 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.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of halving shapes or objects, before moving onto the main skill of telling the time to the half hour.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step for a selection of resources and activities to support the prior learning for this lesson.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 1 Halving Shapes or Objects Game checks pupils' understanding of recognising if a shape or object has been split into two equal parts.

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Worksheets

Worksheets

This worksheet includes varied fluency questions and a reasoning or problem solving task for pupils to practise the main skill of time to the half hour.

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Practical Activities

Practical Activities

These practical activities include tasks covering a range of provision areas for pupils to practise the main skill of time to the half hour.

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Full Step

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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This O'Clock and Half Past Game 2 aims to support pupils' knowledge of time.

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Extension

This time to the half hour extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the time to the half hour lesson.

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This Year 1 O'Clock and Half Past Maths Challenge aims to extend pupils' knowledge of time.