The Eleventh of December
Updated: Jan 4
December 11th : Themes for celebration and contemplation
If you are looking for some themes and points of interest to add to your advent countdown, the Bulldogz Christmas spirit is in full flow and we can provide you with some of the fun, serious and little known points of celebration for each day on this magical countdown.
Magnum .PI Day
December 11 marks the day that Magnum P.I was first broadcast on television in 1980. You can celebrate by wearing an Hawaiian shirt and hopefully if your Movember moustache is still in place, it could be put to good use today!
There is little more information on the origins of this celebratory silliness and there are no real teaching resources available to utilize Magnum P.I episodes.
Today also marks the birthday of UNICEF, the UN International Children's Emergency Fund. UNICEF have a wealth of resources to choose from on their website
This rather surreal celebration of software applications and their uses was inaugurated in 2017 by C.J Thompson of Platinum Edge Media. Most teachers have a strict "no phone" policy in class, and rightly so, but maybe this could give you the perfect excuse to enable students to get their phones out. There are ten ways to use mobile phones in class here.