Distance Learning 04.06.2020

Welcome to Thursday 4th June 2020, What happened on this day in history: In 1784 Madame Elizabeth Thible becomes the first female balloonist, while in 1940 the miracle of the Dunkirk evacuation, of British and allied forces from the beaches of Dunkirk, with the British Royal Navy aided by over…

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Distance Learning 21.05.2020

Hello everyone, did you solve yesterday’s palindromic date problem? 02.11.20 – 2nd November 2020 – I did say just to use the year (and not the ‘century’). Today we have: English: more historical language etymology and the discovery of Earl Godwin’s plans for his son! Thursday 21st May 2020 ASB…

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Distance Learning 20.5.2020

Hello to all of you happy campers (I didn’t say Hi-De-Hi, as only your grandparents would probably get it!) I was just looking at the date above, which would technically be written 20.05.20. Can you name a date, this year, that would be palindromic – here are some palindromic words…

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Distance learning 19.05.2020

Good morning, everyone, How did the cooking go? Can anyone recommend their dish, and culinary skills, to the famous chefs of the world? The downside about the baked apples was no ice-cream and no custard however, the reason most dishes, and a mead drink, were made with honey was that…

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