Lesson Twenty
days of the week
Click for the audio.
Sunday is the first day
of the week.
The first day of the week is Sunday.
Sunday comes
after Saturday . Su M
T W Th F Sa
It comes
before Monday . Su M T W Th F Sa
Sunday is a weekend day. 
Monday is
the second day of the week on the calendar.
Monday is also the first day of the work
week.
Monday comes after
Sunday. Su M T W Th F
Sa
It 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!) 
Tuesday is the third day
of the week.
The third day of the week is Tuesday. It's
the second day of the work week.
Tuesday comes
after Monday. Su M T W Th F Sa
It comes
before Wednesday. Su
M T W Th F Sa 
Wednesday is the fourth day
of the week.
The fourth day of the week is Wednesday.
It's the third day of the work week.
Wednesday comes
after Tuesday. Su
M T W Th F Sa
It comes
before Thursday. Su
M T W Th F Sa
Wednesday is the middle of the week. 
Thursday is 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 Sa
It comes
before Friday. Su
M T W Th F Sa 
Friday is 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 Sa
It 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!) 
Saturday is the seventh day
of the week.
The seventh day of the week is Saturday.
Saturday comes
after Friday. Su
M T W Th F Sa
It comes before
Sunday. Su
M T W Th F Sa 
Saturday and Sunday are the weekend.
Su M T W Th F Sa
When talking about the
weekend, you can use:
 on the weekend
 during the weekend
 this weekend (present and future):
What are
you going to do this 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. 
Here's a video:
Now try this exercise
Directions: Write your answers in your notebook. Write in complete sentences.
Example: What day comes after Wednesday?
Thursday comes after Wednesday.
1. What day comes after Monday?
_____________________________________
2. What day comes before Wednesday?
_____________________________________
3. How many days are there in a week?
_____________________________________
4. What's the first day of the work week?
_____________________________________
5. If today is Tuesday, what day is the day after tomorrow?
_____________________________________
The answers are at the bottom of this page.
Next: Lesson Twentyone
In the next lesson, you will study numbers 1  100
Answers:
1. Tuesday comes after Monday.
2. Tuesday comes before Wednesday.
3. There are seven days in a week.
4. The first day of the work week is Monday.
5. The day after tomorrow is Thursdsay. (If today is Tuesday.)
