# Calendar Worksheets

Why Are Calendars Important? Calendars are in use for the last 2,000 years; however, the Gregorian calendar which we use today was discovered in the 15th century. There are a number of reasons why calendars are an important aspect of our daily lives. Let us list down a few important factors of using calendars. 1. It helps us be more productive, such as creating our daily routine. For instance, we know that if it is a weekend, we can relax and sleep a bit longer. If it's a working day, we can assign different activities to do every day, such as meeting, going to a bank, etc. 2. It can help us by being prioritized, like helping us circling the due date of submitting a report or paying a bill. Moreover, it can also help us in tackling a busy day by prioritizing different tasks. 3. Last but not least, it can help us to ease anxiety. In other words, we can balance each area of our lives by maintaining our calendar.

• ### Basic Lesson

Using a snap shot of a random calendar month students learn to field questions. Answer the following questions based on the calendar.

• ### Intermediate Lesson

Students begin to answer higher level questions based on the calendar. Example questions: How many Mondays are in this month? Draw a circle around the first Saturday of this month. Name the first Wednesday of this month? Name the last day of this month?

• ### Independent Practice 1

Students answer 20 questions using a random calendar month.

• ### Independent Practice 2

The questions on this one see if they are paying attention to what they are reading.

• ### Homework Worksheet

Offers 12 questions for home and provides two examples.

• ### Skill Quiz

Students use a monthly calendar to answer 10 quiz questions.

• ### Homework and Quiz Answer Key

Answers for the homework and quiz.

#### Want to amaze your friends?

Have a friend pick any 4 numbers that form a square on the calendar and give you the sum of the numbers. You divide that number by 4 & subtract 4 to get the base number. Add the numbers 1, 7, and 8 to it to get the other numbers.