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## CHAPTER 2: NUMBER TO 50

### Lesson 7: Reading Dates on a Calendar

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about the numbers to 50. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

Goal

Recognizing the increasing pattern of dates in a month and the repeating pattern of days in a week.
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Instructions for Use

Calendar Dates has students find dates on a calendar.

To use Calendar Dates, click on “Unit 6: Money and Time” and select “Lesson 16.6”. Read the Quiz Rules and click “Begin”. A 12-month calendar appears.  Use this calendar to find dates. Select the answer from the four choices.  Click “Check Your Answer” to check. If your answer is correct, the next group of items is shown. Click “End the Quiz” when you have completed the quiz and to view your final score. Click “Exit” to end the activity.

Calendar Days has student find days on a calendar.

To use Calendar, click on “Unit 5: Time and Money” and select “Lesson 13.7”. Read the Quiz Rules and click “Begin”. The calendar of a month appears. Use this calendar to find a specific day. Select the answer from the three choices.  Click “Check Your Answer” to check. If your answer is correct, the next group of items is shown. Click “End the Quiz” when you have completed the quiz and to view your final score. Click “Exit” to end the activity.

Calendars has students recognize patterns on a calendar.

To use Calendar, click on “Unit 5: Time and Money” and select “Lesson 13.8”. Read the Quiz Rules and click “Begin”. The calendar of three months appears. Use these to answer questions. Select the answer or answers from the three choices.  Click “Check Your Answer” to check. If your answer is correct, the next group of items is shown. Click “End the Quiz” when you have completed the quiz and to view your final score. Click “Exit” to end the activity.