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Horology hiccup

This resource presents a series of activities for students to complete that all involve time. These include creating a timeline of a historical event, time zones, facts about time and using time in calculations.

Additional details

Year level(s) Year 8
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource, Student task
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Mathematics investigation
Keywords Time, 24-hour, 12-hour, Analogue, Digital, Time zone, Pm, Am, Past, Past, Second, Hour, Minute

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Critical and creative thinking, Numeracy
Strand and focus Measurement
Topics Time
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Solve problems involving duration, including using 12- and 24-hour time across multiple time zones

Numeracy progression Measuring time (P5)

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