Lesson Planning Form
UNIT / CHAPTER: Measurement Unit
Skill Telling Time with a standard or digital clock
Essential Question: (with key questions if necessary)
Why do we need clocks? 
Activating Thinking Strategies: (ex: kwl, word maps, wordsplash)
Students write a list
of the activities they do on a typical school day. Choose examples from the students that list times with their activities such as 7:00 wake up 7:15 eat breakfast Show these examples to the class and discuss the importance of being able to read clocks. Read book: The Grouchy Ladybug Compare the schedules in the first activity to that of the ladybug. Discuss the confusion our world would be in without clocks.

Teaching Strategies: (ex. graphic organizers, distributed
practice / summarizing, etc.)
Clock pattern for
students to make their own clock http://home.att.net/~clnetwork/math/makeclock.pdf Worksheet with clock patterns  You add the hands and times 
Summarizing Strategies: (ex. Ticket Out the Door, 31, etc.)
(answer essential question)
Students answer the
essential question. Students tell time on a clock for a Ticket Out the Door. 
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Extending / Refining Activity: (thinking skills and or writing prompts)
Assignment and / or Assessment
Math Level B pages 99
 108
Math Level C pages 85  88
Math Level D pages 143  146

ReTeaching Focus and Strategy: (if necessary)
Pages on Our Mountain City Elementary Website Internet  Step by Step Directions Explaining How to Tell Time http://www.mce.k12tn.net/measurement/telling_time.htm Page 1 Telling Time to the 5 Minute Interval http://www.mce.k12tn.net/measurement/clocks1.htm Page 2 Telling Time to the Minute Interval Page 3 Understanding How to Add Times on a Clock http://www.mce.k12tn.net/measurement/clocks3.htm Page 4 Adding Minutes and Hours http://www.mce.k12tn.net/measurement/quiz3.htm
Page 5 Understanding How to Subtract Times on a Clock http://www.mce.k12tn.net/measurement/clocks4.htm Page 6 Subtracting Minutes and Hours http://www.mce.k12tn.net/measurement/subtracting.htm

This section contains resource and links for lesson planning.
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/schools/ Schools Online
http://www.thegateway.org Educational Materials
http://www.teachersconnect.net/ Teachers Connect
http://www.ed.gov/free/ Free Stuff for Teachers
Adding Additional Links
Additional Links
Online Games for Students to Practice Telling Time Fun Brain Telling Time Match http://www2.funbrain.com/cgibin/fm.cgi?A1=s&ASEP=TRUE&A2=20&A35=2&INSTRUCTS=1 What Time is It? http://www.primarygames.com/time/start.htm What time is it? Time Experience http://www.edu4kids.com/clock/ Can You Tell Time http://www.kidscarnival.com/Time1.html Math Matching (clocks) http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/con_math/g03c05.html Double Fun Math (Choose clocks and time.) http://www.funbrain.com/match2/index.html Time Experience Tables for Kids http://www.edu4kids.com/clock/
