Worksheet: Clockwise and Counterclockwise Turns

In this worksheet, we will practice how to use the words “clockwise” and “counterclockwise” to describe whole, quarter, half, and three-quarter turns.


Look at how the turtle moved.

Pick the words to finish the sentences.

First, the turtle made a quarter turn .

  • Aclockwise
  • Bcounterclockwise

Then, the turtle made a turn clockwise.

  • Athree-quarters
  • Bhalf
  • Cquarter


The frog makes a quarter turn counterclockwise.

What will she be facing?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D


Benjamin and Natalie were asked to make a quarter turn clockwise.

Who did it correctly?

  • ABenjamin
  • BNatalie


Here is a picture of a cat.

Turn this picture by a whole turn.

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Nagwa uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Learn more about our Privacy Policy.