Time how long it takes the pigs to make it to the ocean…


Pigs on a Blanket

By: Amy Axelrod


The Pig Family decides to go to the beach, but it is already 11:30 a.m.! The pigs have to pack their beach stuff and drive all the way there- will the Pig family make it before the beach closes?


Follow Up Questions: Why didn’t the pigs make it in time? What time did the beach close?


Activities: Have child draw a clock for the time they leave their house, and for the time they arrive at school. How long does it take to travel from home to school?


Covers Topics: Telling time to the nearest five-minutes


Domain: Measurement and Data Grades 2 and 3


Accompanying Tweet: Tell time with the Pig Family as they adventure to the beach.



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