At the bottom of many pages there are puzzles for you to do. There are picture clues to the titles of childrens’ books. All these books are in the school library. Here’s an easy one to start you off:-
If you’re really clever you can have a go at the anagrams. An anagram is a set of words where the letters are mixed up. They are at the bottom of many pages and they are the titles to childrens’ books. All these books are in the school library. They are written in
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This Week in History
Every week we will tell you about some events which happened many years ago on this week.
1959 The Hovercraft, invented by Christopher Cockerell, was officially demonstrated for the first time, at Southampton.
1984 The biggest exam shake up for over 10 years was announced with O Level and CSE exams to be replaced by new examinations, to be known as GCSEs.
1990 British Chancellor John Major proposed a new European currency which would circulate alongside existing national currencies
1996 English cricket umpire Harold 'Dickie' Bird received a standing ovation by players and spectators at Lords when he took the field to officiate in his final Test Match.
1997 Former Conservative minister Jonathan Aitken lost his libel action against The Guardian newspaper over allegations that wealthy Arabs paid for him to stay at the Ritz Hotel in Paris while he was a minister.
1919 German sailors scuttled 72 warships at Scapa Flow in the Orkneys even though Germany had surrendered. It was the greatest act of self-
1937 First televising of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships
1948 The first stored programme to run on a computer was put through its paces on the Small Scale Experimental Machine, known as Baby, at Manchester University.
1982 Diana, Princess of Wales, gave birth to a boy, (Prince William) sixteen hours after checking in to St Mary's Hospital, in London.
1991 British Gas chairman Robert Evans came under fire for accepting a pay increase of 66%, taking his annual wage to £370,000.
Every week we will tell you about a building or monument
The Shah Mosque also known as Imam Mosque, renamed after the 1979 Islamic revolution in Iran, and Jaame' Abbasi Mosque, is a mosque in Isfahan, Iran, standing in south side of Naghsh-
It is regarded as one of the masterpieces of Iranian/Persian Architecture and an excellent example of Islamic era architecture of Iran. The Shah Mosque of Isfahan is one of the everlasting masterpieces of architecture in Iran. It is registered, along with the Naghsh-
The mosque is depicted on the reverse of the Iranian 20,000 rials banknote.
Construction cost 60,000 tomans
Length 100 m
Width 130 m
Dome height (outer) 53 m
Minaret height 42 m
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