It has always struck me that the way that we lay out calendars and diaries is really not that intuitive. Whilst it makes practical sense to use tables or a linear format – the circular (clock) way of organising these time sequences that keep on looping round feels much more intuitive.
See Creative ways to learn time concepts – part 1 for my stacking cups idea.
Days of the week in a circle.
Months of the year and seasons in a circle.
All ties into how a clock works – another circle!
Give it a try!
Jude is a specialist Speech and Language Therapist at @growsalt. She loves finding fun and creative ways to teach tricky concepts!