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Clock Activity – Quarter To

By now, the Child has grasped some of the most important concepts of telling the time.  As this activity is presented using the fraction circles, in conjunction with these templates, the Child is absorbing not only the ability to tell the time, but enhancing their numeracy, reading and vocabulary skills as well.

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Description

For the fourth step in the Child’s understanding of time, we introduce the Clock Activity – Quarter To.  Once again, do not introduce this step too soon.  Continue practising with all the 0’Clock activities until the Child is ready to move on to this, the next step.

How to Present this activity

Present the quarter to the hourly activity of time, using the fraction circles as a guide.  The Child absorbs the sensorial concept of how one hour compares to one circle.  By cutting both items in half and half again, the Child grasps the concept of a quarter hour or a quarter circle.

Previously, the Child believed that time was measured by actions, movement, how long (or short) it will be and it’s importance.  “Time to wake up, to eat, sleep, to go to the park or to work.”  Now, they are beginning to grasp the concept of how similar to mathematics, telling the time is.

We suggest you use the fraction circles when presenting this activity to the Child.

Features of the Clock Activity for the Quarter To o’Clock set

  • Control cards (12), each one displaying an analog clock-face with a different quarter-to the hourly o’clock time; and labelled (in words), for the quarter to the time displayed
  • Mute cards (12) displaying the analog clock-face only. Each card reflects a different quarter to the hourly o’clock time.
  • 12 Labels each one with a different quarter to time, written in words, example 12 o’clock.
  • Control cards (12), each one displaying an analog clock-face with a different quarter to the hourly o’clock time; and labelled (digitally – in numbers) for the time displayed
  • 12 Labels each one with a different quarter to the hourly time, in numbers, example 12:00.
  • a plastic container with a lid

This activity seeks to achieve two different objectives.  The direct objective; with practice, the Child learns to tell the time.  Indirectly, children improve their vocabulary, numeracy and reading skills.

Note: we sell the clock (in the illustration), separately.

  • No lamination required
  • Non-tear and scratch proof
  • Printed with Eco-friendly inks
  • Easy to clean with a damp cloth

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  • Cape Metro – next day if your order is placed before 13h00
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  • Everywhere else – 2 to 4 days depending on your location

 

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  • EU – 7 day shipping calculated at checkout – subject to EU VAT which is billed on arrival
  • Australia – 9 days – may be subject to 10% GST which is billed on arrival
  • NZ – 9 days – may be subject to 15% GST which is billed on arrival

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Weight 0.20 kg
Dimensions 18 × 13 × 4 cm

1 review for Clock Activity – Quarter To

  1. Alexandra C (verified owner)

    I bought all of the clock activity sets. Very comprehensive. And quick delivery.

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1 review for Clock Activity – Quarter To

  1. Alexandra C (verified owner)

    I bought all of the clock activity sets. Very comprehensive. And quick delivery.

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