Time and duration: Year 3 – planning tool

This planning resource for Year 3 is for the topic of Time and duration. Students develop their ability to read time to the minute using analogue and digital clocks. They also estimate and compare the duration of events.

Additional details

Year level(s) Year 3
Audience Teacher
Purpose Planning support, Teaching resource, Teaching strategies, Student task, Home practice tasks
Format Web page
Keywords lesson plans, assessment task, teaching strategies, pedagogies, Australian Curriculum, learning from home, misconceptions

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Measurement
Topics Time
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Recognise and use the relationship between formal units of time including days, hours, minutes and seconds to estimate and compare the duration of events

Describe the relationship between the hours and minutes on analog and digital clocks, and read the time to the nearest minute

Numeracy progression Measuring time (P3)

Copyright details


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