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Telling the time

There are challenges and extensions at the bottom of the page if you are ready for them.


O'clock and Half Past

Visit the BBC Bitesize pages below and remind yourself how to read and write the time to the nearest hour/half past.



Half past


Then complete the activities below.

Quarter past/to

Now have a look at the BBC Bitesize page below about telling quarter past and quarter to on a clock.


Quarter past/to


Complete two of the activities below. One of the PDFs is supported if you are finding it tricky.

5 minute interval

Finally follow the link below to learn how to read the time to the nearest 5 minutes. This is very tricky, so don't move on to this if you are not ready. If you are still finding quarter to and quarter past difficult, keep practicing. There are some other challenges at the bottom of this page if you are not ready to tell the time to the nearest five minutes.


5 minutes

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