Sprint Timeline

By Rich

March 17, 2021

If you need to run an agile sprint this document might help.

Timeline

The timeline for a 2 week sprint

Day Day of Week Description
-5 Wednesday Sprint Planning Meeting
-4 Thursday
-3 Friday
-2 Saturday
-1 Sunday
0 Monday Sprint Grooming / Sprint Start
1 Tuesday Standup
2 Wednesday Standup
3 Thursday Standup
4 Friday Standup
5 Saturday
6 Sunday
7 Monday Standup
8 Tuesday Standup
9 Wednesday Standup
10 Thursday Standup
11 Friday Standup
12 Monday Final Day / Standup / Retro

Points

The number of points a developer should target during the sprint depends on the number of days they are working.

Days Worked Min Points Max Points
1 1 2
2 3 4
3 5 6
4 7 8
5 9 10
6 11 12
7 13 14
8 14 16
9 16 18
10 18 20

When allocating points to a task use the following table. If a story takes longer than 5 days it should be broken down into multiple stories.

Points Days
1 ½
2 1
3 1-2
5 2-3
8 5

Want to learn more about serverless applications and devops with AWS?

Sign up for our newsletter.