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Nelson Education > School > Mathematics K-8 > Mathematics 4 > Parent Centre > Surf for More Math > Chapter 5 Lesson 7

Lesson 7 - Time in Minutes

To encourage your child to have fun on the Web while learning about Time in Minutes, here are some games and interactive activities they can do on their own or in pairs.


Find out how long an event takes.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 138-139


Instructions for Use

Clockwise lets your child practice telling time.

To use Clockwise, click on the "Regular" button and enter the time to be displayed on the clock. Click on "Show Time" to make the hands move to display the time entered.

The "Random" button and the clock will display a random time. Click on the button labelled "Push for new time" and a random time on the clock will be displayed. When the hands stop moving, determine the time displayed on the clock and enter it in the hour and minute boxes. The button labelled 'Try Your Guess' shows if the answer is correct. A message will display whether you are right or if you need to try again.