Videos and lessons to help Grade 3 students learn to tell and write time to the nearest minute and measure time intervals in minutes. Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of time intervals in minutes, e.g., by representing the problem on a number line diagram.

Common Core: 3.MD.1

- I can say and write time to the nearest minute.
- I can measure the duration of time in minutes.
- I can solve addition and subtraction word problems involving durations of time measured in minutes.

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Common Core for Grade 3

In this lesson, you will learn how to read the exact minute on a clock by using a counting strategy.

Tell, write, and measure time to the minute: Lesson 2 of 3

In this lesson, you will learn how to tell time to the exact minute by using a counting strategy.

Tell, write, and measure time to the minute: Lesson 3 of 3

In this lesson, you will learn how to show time on an analog clock to the exact minute by drawing the minute and hour hands.

3 MD 1 Lesson 1

In this lesson, you will learn how to say and write time to the nearest minute.

In this lesson, you will learn about elapsed time by identifying the start time, the change of time, and the end time of real world situations.

Example: Mom put the cake in the oven at 4:00 pm. The cake should bake for 45 minutes. When should she take it out of the oven?

Solving elapsed time word problems: Lesson 2 of 5

In this lesson, you will learn how to solve elapsed time word problems in whole hour intervals by using a number line.

Example: The bus driver got to my house at 8:30 am. He had already been driving for 2 hours when he got to my house. When did the bus driver start driving?

Solving elapsed time word problems: Lesson 3 of 5

In this lesson, you will learn how to solve elapsed time word problems in five-minute intervals by using a number line.

Example: The clock shows 12:45. What time will it be in 2 hours 10 minutes?

Solving elapsed time word problems: Lesson 4 of 5

In this lesson, you will learn how to solve elapsed time word problems in one-minute intervals by using a number line.

Example: The birthday party went from 5:15 pm to 6:52 pm. How long did the party last?

Solving elapsed time word problems: Lesson 5 of 5

In this lesson, you will learn how to solve elapsed time word problems in one-minute intervals by using a t-chart.

Example: The following shows Alex and Nyomi's bedtimes. How much later is Nyomi's bedtime?

How to tell elapsed time 3.MD.1

Example: Julia starts her homework at 4:23 pm. She finishes at 5:00 pm. How much time does Julia spend doing homework?

Solve using number line or using subtraction.

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