Teaching Elapsed Time

Elapsed time is a tricky concept for your students to understand. The easiest method to teach children is probably using a timeline:

 

 

 

 

You could also let children input the times and dates into this website and it will give them the answer.

 

Here are some other strategies:

Very challenging strategy:

 

If you wanted to teach elapsed time in a lesson, you could do something like this:

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