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# Year 3 AM and PM

This Year 3 AM and PM lesson covers the prior learning of telling the time to the minute, before moving onto the main skill of using am and pm.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. 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 Objective
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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### 2 Teaching Support

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#### Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of telling the time to the minute, before moving onto the main skill of am and pm. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

PowerPoint from the old Resource Pack

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#### Modelling PowerPoint

This powerpoint can be used to model the questions that the children will complete on the Varied Fluency and Reasoning & Problem Solving worksheets as part of this lesson.

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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 Using Time Vocabulary Video Tutorial, Laura shows pupils how to tell the time on an analogue and digital clock and use terminology such as a.m. and p.m. She uses key vocabulary including morning, afternoon and evening.

### 1 Prior Learning

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#### Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of telling the time to the minute, before moving onto the main skill of using am and pm.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Tell the Time Flash Cards Game aims to extend pupils' knowledge of time.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Time to the Nearest Minute Game checks pupils' understanding of telling the time and using time vocabulary correctly.

### 2 Varied Fluency

Varied Fluency from the old Resource Pack

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#### Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency questions for pupils to practise the main skill of this lesson.

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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.

### 2 Reasoning & Problem Solving

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#### Worksheet

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

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#### Mixed Practice

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

Reasoning and Problem Solving from the old Resource Pack

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#### Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

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#### Discussion Problem

This worksheet includes two discussion problems which can be used in pairs or small groups to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in this lesson.

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#### Interactive Challenge Activity

This Year 3 AM and PM Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of using AM and PM to help tell the time.

### 2 Homework

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#### Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency and reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

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#### Consolidation Pack

This Time Consolidation Year 3 resource will help your pupils consolidate their understanding of Summer Block 2: Time.

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#### Home Learning Pack

This Summer week 5 Maths pack contains varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving worksheets