October 26, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

October 26, 1863
The Football Association formed in England to split the sport away from rugby.

For more: Did you know that “football” in England is actually “soccer” in the United States? What is your favorite sport and why?

Wonderful Word of the Day

A maze.

Prompt: Use “labyrinth” in a paragraph.

Would You Rather?

Would you rather do 100 math problems or write a 5-page essay?

Optional: find a partner who has an opposing point of view and discuss!

Math Problem of the Day

Leslie wants to be Wonder Woman for Halloween this year. Her mom took her to the store. The costume cost $15.75, but she pays with a $20 bill. How much change will she get back?