WALT: time an event.
Show the children the 1 minute sand timer. You can also show them a large online stop watch.
Ask them to do an activity for 1 minute and time them.
How many star jumps can you do in a minute? Can you stand like a statue for a minute? How many times can you write your name in a minute? How many beanbags can you throw in a hoop in a minute? Children can record their results in a table. Take it in turns for children to be the active person and also give them opportunities to be the person that times the event.
Read a book from Rising Stars.
Go on Spelling Shed
Have you got any to do's on Purple Mash?