Time for Math Bulletin Board
Gear up to make time for an analog bulletin board.
This creative bulletin board highlights both analog and digital time using gears and wristwatches.
Encourage students to learn both analog and digital time. The time on the gear clocks can be changed to reflect recess, reading, math, lunch or various times throughout the day.
Supplies Used: Adhesive, Construction paper, Push pins, Scissors, Stapler or tape, Stickers
The teacher will die-cut the materials for student use prior to the lesson.
- Die-cut the Notepad Alphabet, Capital Letters to make the title, and attach to the bulletin board.
- Die-cut Bulletin Board, Gears from various colors of construction paper, and attach to the bulletin board.
- Die-cut clock hands. and attach to the bulletin board with a push pin.
- Use numbered stickers to denote hours on the Gears.
- Die-cut a number of Bulletin Board, Reaching Arms and Wristwatches. Decorate the Bulletin Board, Reaching Arms and Wristwatches as desired, and attach to the bulletin board (Main Photo).
- Have students review both analog and digital time.
- Student math papers can also be attached to the bulletin board.
National Arts & Visual Arts
NA-VA.K-4.3 Choosing and Evaluating a Range of Subject Matter, Symbols and Ideas
- Students select and use subject matter, symbols and ideas to communicate meaning.
NA-VA.K-4.6 Making Connections Between Visual Arts and Other Disciplines
- Students identify connections between the visual arts and other disciplines in the curriculum.
Measurement and Data
Work with time and money.
- Tell and write time from analog and digital clocks to the nearest five minutes, using a.m. and p.m.