Days of the Week 1 & 2



Hello, Starting Ritual and Warm Up

*Teaching Guide


Vocabulary: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Grammar: days of the week

Sentence: What day is it today?

Objective 1: Students will begin to recognize the word: 'week' and the days.

Objective 2: Students will feel more confident answering 'What day is it today?' and listing the days.

*Remember, the following sections are interchangeable



  • Point out that sometimes we begin with Monday and sometimes we begin with Sunday (American vs European)

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Handout: Week 1

  • Point out the days of the week and have students list them as you point.

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Handout: Week 2

  • Go around individually and have students show you what day it is or their favourite day.

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Goodbye, Ending Ritual and Thank you

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Lesson Checklist: Did I ...

**details here**

  • a Starting Ritual?

  • ..sing a Song?

  • ..rearrange student layout depending on activity?

  • ..explain the HandOut before distributing?

  • ..use a Conscious Transition (CT)  (Details in the Sample Lesson Plan Template)

  • ..practice good Teacher Talk (TT) 

  • ..nip behaviour issues in the bud at the beginning of class?

  • ..note down who participated this week so that I can call on/allow other students to participate next week? 

  • an Ending Ritual?

  • ..(we) leave the room as we found it or better?