Let's Learn About Reading The Minutes On The Clock To The Half Hour!

The face of an analog clock, with hands pointing to five thirty. the minutes are written around the perimeter of the clock

There are numbers around the clock that are used to tell the hour and the minutes.

 

The minute hand loves to be tricky.
It counts by 5s!

 

When the minute hand points to the 1, it says 5.

 

When the minute hand points at the 2, it says 10. How silly!

 

The minute hand keeps moving until it gets to the 11. On the 11, it says 55.

 

Listen to this- when it gets to the 12, it goes back to 00 and starts counting all over again!!

Let's Learn!