Learning objects Time tools: 12-hour to the half hour: practice time

TLF ID L9651

Use this tool to explore time by adjusting the controls to change and match times on analogue and digital clocks. Explore the features of 12-hour clocks and the passing of time from am to pm. This learning object is one in a series of twelve learning objects.

Educational details

Key learning objectives
  • Students read and interpret times on digital and analogue clocks at 15-minute intervals.
  • Students explore and manipulate times on 12-hour hour clocks.
Educational value
  • Provides opportunities for students to manipulate times on 12-hour analogue and digital clocks.
  • Allows students to adjust time controls to 15-minute intervals.
Year level

1; 2

Learning area
  • mathematics
  • Mathematics/Measurement and geometry
    Student activity
    • Interactives;
    • Experiment;
    • Analysis;
    • Modelling;
    • Data manipulation and interpretation

    Other details

    • Subject matter expert
    • Name: Rachel Kennedy
    • Address: Mentone VIC 3194 Australia
    • Educational validator
    • Name: Jenni Way
    • Address: Springwood NSW 2777 Australia
    • Technical implementer
    • Publisher
    • Date of contribution: 20 Sep 2013
    • Organisation: Education Services Australia
    • Address: Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
    • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
    Access profile
    • Colour independence
    • Hearing independence
    Learning resource type
    • Interactive Resource
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer - minimum version: 8.0 (MS-Windows) - maximum version: 9.0 (MS-Windows)
    • Firefox - minimum version: (MS-Windows)
    • Safari - minimum version: 5.1 (MacOS)
    Operating systems
    • MacOS - minimum version: 10.6
    • MS-Windows - minimum version: XP - maximum version: 7
    • © Education Services Australia Ltd, 2013, except where indicated under Acknowledgements.