Worksheets: Time to the Nearest Minute

This page has worksheets on telling time to the nearest minute, as well as elapsed time worksheets. Includes task cards, worksheets, an "I have...Who has..." game, cut-and-glue activities, and word problems. Most of the resources on this page align to Common Core Standard 3.MD.1.

Games and Task Cards
Play this fun time-telling game with your students.  Times to the nearest minute.  (2:28, 5:32, 8:19)
2nd through 4th Grades
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This is an alternate version of the game listed above. It includes advanced phrases, such as "Minutes to," "Minutes after," "Quarter to," and "Quarter after."
3rd and 4th Grades
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Open this file to view and print 30 task cards with clocks on them. Try using these cards for your classroom math games, small group practice, or learning centers.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Worksheets
Write the times shown on the clocks.  Times to the nearest minute.  (4:41, 6:32, 1:02)
2nd through 4th Grades
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More "time to the nearest minute" clocks.  (12:03, 1:16, 7:56)
2nd through 4th Grades
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Read each analog and digital clock. Tell the current time to the nearest minute, in standard form and using advanced word terminology.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Cut out the clocks and glue them by the correct times.  (2:30, 6:16, 8:34)
2nd and 3rd Grades
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Read the time and tell what the time is using "minutes after"  (example: 4:13 = thirteen minutes after four).
2nd through 4th Grades
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Tell the time using "minutes to" (example:  4:50 = ten minutes to five).
2nd through 4th Grades
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Students tell time using the words, "quarter after," "quarter to," and "half past".
1st through 3rd Grades
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Students write the time shown on the clock face. All times are to the nearest minute and only contain times that have minutes between :40 and :59, causing the hour hand to be very close to the next hour. (6:47, 10:59, 4:53)
2nd and 4th Grades
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Draw  hands on the clock faces to show the given times.  (8:02, 8:25, 9:59)
2nd through 4th Grades
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No Numbers on Clock Faces (Advanced)
Read the time shown on each clock.  Clock faces to not have numbers.  (2:47, 3:59, 4:01)
2nd through 4th Grades
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Students read the time on the clock to the nearest minute and write the time down. The clock face does not have numbers on it.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Write the time showing on the clock to the nearest minute. None of the clocks feature numbers
2nd through 4th Grades
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Students cut out the clocks and paste them in the box with the correct time. Clocks feature faces with no numbers.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Elapsed Time
Make a number line to calculate each elapsed time. The questions on this printable require students to regroup minutes. (example: 2 hours 70 minutes = 3 hours 10 minutes)
3rd through 5th Grades
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Read the start time and finish time, and complete the table by calculating in the elapsed time.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Complete the chart by filling in the start time, end time, or elapsed time; Times to the nearest minute.
2nd through 4th Grades
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This word problem worksheet will have pupils calculating the elapsed time of movies.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Here's another set of elapsed time word problems for your kids to solve.
2nd through 4th Grades
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This worksheet has more elapsed time story problems.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Practice elapsed time in one minute intervals. Print out the pennants on heavy card stock. Students write the start time, end time, and elapsed time. Cut them out and string them up in your classroom!
2nd through 4th Grades
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Tabs for Classroom Clock
Attach these tabs to your classroom clock to help kids learn to read the correct time. Tabs read :05, :10, :15, :20, etc.
2nd and 3rd Grades
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This pdf has advanced triangular time tabs, including quarter to, half past, five to, ten past, twenty to, twenty-five past, and quarter after.
2nd and 3rd Grades
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Attach these clock tabs to your classroom clock. These oval-shaped tabs read :05, :10, :15, :20, etc.
2nd Grade
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This is a collection of advanced oval tabs for your classroom clock. Tabs read, quarter to, quarter after, half past, ten after, twenty to, five after, etc.
2nd Grade
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Cut-Out Clocks
Cut out the clock face, the hands, and the minute tabs. Attach the hands with brass paper fasteners. Then glue the minute tabs in the correct positions.
2nd and 3rd Grades
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Cut out the giant clock and attach the hands with paper fasteners; Great hands-on manipulative for teaching time-telling skills.
1st through 3rd Grades
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This clock can be used for teaching students to tell time. Fold the numbers
on the face of the clock to view the minutes in standard time.
1st through 3rd Grades
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See also:
Time (Nearest 5 Minutes)

This page has activities with clocks that show times to the nearest 5 minutes. Includes word problems, elapsed time, task cards, games, and printable worksheets.

Elapsed Time

Here you'll find our entire collection of elapsed time worksheets.

More Time Worksheets

This page can conect you to all diffeent levels of our telling time activities.

Time Worksheet Images

Time Task Cards (Nearest Minute)


Time Worksheets (Cut and Glue)


Time Worksheets - Nearest Minute (Printable)