Team Global could not let the World Cup (a pretty International event) go by without some programme ideas. So here are a few simple tips to get a flavour of the competition …

World Cup Top Tips

1. World Cup Bingo using the flags of the countries playing

2. Design a football strip

3. Play Table Footie (or find someone that has a Suibbuteo set locked away in the garage

4. Football computer game challenge

5. Name that National Anthem

6. World Cup Quiz – identify flags / capitals / currency / language and players and link to the right country

7. Make footballer finger puppets and decorate in the strip of your favourite team http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/soccer_player_finger_puppets.htm

8. Relate the story of Pickles the dog who found the stolen World Cup trophy in 1966 http://www.epltalk.com/world-cup-legends-3-pickles-the-dog/20289

9. Create a National Team Word Search – http://www.armoredpenguin.com/wordsearch/

10. Football Supper – each member brings a dish from on of the competing countries

and of course ….

You could always have a game of football!!!