Y3 Maths

Year 3 24 Hour Clock

This Year 3 24-hour Clock lesson covers the prior learning of telling the time using am and pm, before moving onto the main skill of telling the time on a 24-hour digital clock.

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 3: (3M4b) Tell and write the time from an analogue clock and 24-hour clocks

Mathematics Year 3: (3M4d) Estimate and read time with increasing accuracy to the nearest minute; record and compare time in terms of seconds, minutes and hours; use vocabulary such as o’clock, a.m./p.m., morning, afternoon, noon and midnight

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of telling the time using am and pm, before moving onto the main skill of 24 hour clock. 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 Time: 24-Hour Clocks Video Tutorial, Laura shows pupils how to tell the time on a digital clock. She uses key vocabulary including midday, midnight, hours and minutes.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of telling the time using am and pm, before moving onto the main skill of telling the time on a 24-hour digital clock.

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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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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Hours in a Day Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of using AM and PM to tell the time at different parts of the day.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of 24 hour clock.

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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 3 24-Hour Time Game checks pupils' understanding of telling the time using an analogue and 24-hour digital clock.

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Extension

This 24 hours clock extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the 24 hour clock lesson.

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Interactive Challenge Activity

This Year 3 The 24-Hour Clock Maths Challenge checks pupils’ understanding of telling the time on a 24-hour digital clock.