Mathematics / Year 4 / Measurement and Geometry / Using units of measurement

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Curriculum content descriptions

Use ‘am’ and ‘pm’ notation and solve simple time problems (ACMMG086)

Elaborations
  • calculating the time spent at school during a normal school day
  • calculating the time required to travel between two locations
  • determining arrival time given departure time
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Numeracy Numeracy
ScOT terms

12 hour time

Interactive Resource

Sites2See – measurement for primary

Selected links to a range of interactive and print resources for Measurement topics in K-6 Mathematics.

Interactive resource

Timetable: talent quest

Work out a program for the Antic Island talent quest. Find the date for the show by marking off dates on a calendar. Check the travel plans for each act and work out their earliest arrival times. Place each act into a timetable slot. Create the final program for the talent quest. This learning object is the first in a series ...

Interactive resource

Timetable: talent quest: travel

Help plan a talent quest by checking the travel plans for each act and working out their earliest arrival times. This learning object is one in a series of seven objects.

Interactive resource

Timetable: extreme talent quest

Work out a program for the Antic Island Extreme Talent Quest. Check the travel plans for each act and work out their earliest arrival times. (They may be travelling via another destination first!) Place each act into a timetable slot. Create the final program for the talent quest. This learning object is the second in a ...

Collection

Mixed-Up Maths

Join our host, Ed, as he finds himself in all types of situations where only his knowledge of Maths can help him. From saving the planet from Aliens, to creating a superhero that can stop a strawberry milkshake tidal wave. From searching for buried treasure, to jumping like a daredevil, or planning the greatest circus party ...

Teacher resource

Primary mathematics: games, simulations and modelling

These seven learning activities, which focus on 'games, simulations and modelling' using a variety of tools (software) and devices (hardware), illustrate the ways in which content, pedagogy and technology can be successfully and effectively integrated in order to promote learning. In the activities, teachers use games, ...

Tablet friendly (Interactive resource)

Time tools: 12-hour to the minute

Explore time by using the clock controls to change and match times on analogue and digital clocks. Explore 12-hour time and the passing of time from am to pm. Match clock times to the time presented on a Master clock. Play a game and find the matching time cards in the smallest number of possible tries.