Lesson Plan

Human Clock

Telling time

Students will be able to tell time at the end of the lesson

Grades K - 1
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Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Hook

Activity: Creating

We will create time using a clocks. I will give you a time and you put it on your clock, then I will put a time on my clock and you tell me what time it is.

2 Direct Instruction

Activity: Presenting

There is a big clock on the floor: I will choose two students to lay on their backs and you will tell me what time it is; then the students will chose their own numbers to lay at and the other students will have to say what time it is.

3 Guided practice

Activity: Creating

Now we will do this activity together. You lay at 6 and you lay at 9 with your hand up. What time is it? Now you pick where to lay. Class, what time is it?

4 Independent Practice

Activity: Creating

Now take turns making up times on your own. I will be over here watching. I will help if you need it.

5 Wrap-up

Activity: Presenting

Now who thinks they can tell time now? Great!! we will keep doing this for about an hour a day for the rest of the week. But for now lets sit at our desks with our clocks so we can do some more time.