Time & Timetables – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on time and timetables that looks at 12- and 24- hour notation for time and how to calculate how much time has elapsed between two points in time, then applying this to working out journey length from timetables. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To use correct notation for time using the 12- and 24- hour clock.
  • To work out time taken for a journey from a timetable.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE foundation tier students. It could also be used with mid or low ability Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Time & Timetables’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Example Timetable
  • Student Worksheet on Time & Timetables
  • Manchester to Liverpool Timetable
  • Time Help Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fifth lesson in the ‘Tables’ unit of work (the unit is also available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment).

The other lessons in the unit are: