# days of the week

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 Sundayis the first day of the week.The first day of the week is Sunday.Sunday comes after Saturday .Su M T W Th F SaIt comes before Monday . Su M T W Th F SaSunday is a weekend day. Mondayis the second day of the week on the calendar.Monday is also the first day ofthe work week.Monday comes after Sunday. Su M T W Th F SaIt comes before Tuesday.Su M T W Th F Sa(Everyone hates Monday because it’s the first day back to work after the weekend!) Tuesdayis the third day of the week.The third day of the week is Tuesday. It’s the second day ofthe work week.Tuesday comes after Monday. Su M T W Th F SaIt comes before Wednesday. Su M T W Th F Sa Wednesdayis the fourth day of the week.The fourth day of the week is Wednesday. It’s the third day ofthe work week.Wednesday comes after Tuesday. Su M T W Th F SaIt comes before Thursday.Su M T W Th F SaWednesday is the middle of the week. Thursdayis the fifth day of the week.The fifth day of the week is Thursday. It’s the fourth day of the work week.Thursday comes after Wednesday. Su M T W Th F SaIt comes before Friday. Su M T W Th F Sa Fridayis the sixth day of the week.The sixth day of the week is Friday. It’s the fifth and last day of the work week.Friday comes after Thursday. Su M T W Th F SaIt comes before Saturday. Su M T W Th F Sa(Everyone loves Friday because it’s the last day of the week. In the afternoon, the weekend begins. T.G.I.F. = Thank God it’s Friday!) Saturdayis the seventh day of the week.The seventh day of the week is Saturday.Saturday comes after Friday. Su M T W Th F SaIt comes before Sunday. Su M T W Th F Sa Saturday and Sunday are the weekend.Su M T W Th F SaWhen talking about the weekend, you can use:– on the weekend– during the weekend– this weekend (present and future):What are you going to dothis weekend?– last weekend (past)What did you do last weekend?– next weekend (future – comes after “this weekend”)What are you going to do next weekend?(Saturday and Sunday, March 4 and 5 are this weekend; Saturday and Sunday, March 11 and 12 are next weekend.) There are seven days in a week.There are 52 weeks in a year.

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Example: What day comes after Wednesday?

Thursday comes after Wednesday.

1. What day comes after Monday?

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2. What day comes before Wednesday?

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3. How many days are there in a week?

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4. What’s the first day of the work week?

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5. If today is Tuesday, what day is the day after tomorrow?

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Next: Lesson Twenty-one In the next lesson, you will study numbers 1 – 100