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Wednesday 15th July

FOOTBALL FOCUS - TODAY YOU COULD TRY WRITING A BIOGRAPHY OF A FAVOURITE FOOTBALLER OR ANOTHER SPORTS HERO.  

 

WALTER TULL, PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER, PLAYED FOR NORTHAMPTON TOWN IN THE EARLY PART OF THE 1900s. HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK OFFICER IN THE BRITISH ARMY, COMMANDING MEN AT THE WESTERN FRONT DURING WWI.  

 

 

You might choose a footballer like Raheem Stirling who has campaigned against racism in football or Marcus Rashford who has campaigned for free school meals so that children do not go hungry,

Read this short biography of Walter Tull - professional footballer and first black officer in the British Army. 

Walter Tull fought in WWI and was nominated for the military cross for saving the lives of many of his men

MATCH OF THE DAY KICKABOUT

Read this text which is missing punctuation - please correct it so that it makes sense!

You could try this activity - write a set of instructions for how to play football - first read the guidance

Racism in football

Check out this Newsround page explaining what racism is.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/52965984

No Room For Racism

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