Form Time Ideas

Daily news, activities and games to use with your tutor group during form.

Word of the day

transcript (noun)

A copy made directly from an original.

Famous quote

"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant."

Robert Stevenson

Name that element

Se

Selenium (Atomic number 34)

Word scramble

Hypercritical.

actuspoi

captious

Thought for the day

Would you rather have one wish granted today or three wishes granted in 10 years?

On this day in 1568

The Netherlands declared their independence from Spain.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Nauru. Capital city is Yaren.

Did you know?

When water freezes it expands by roughly 10%.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

There are two many cars on the roads these days.

There are too many cars on the roads these days.

Mental Maths

192 + 27 + 29

= 248

Brainteaser

How many birthdays does the average man have?

1, just 1.

Joke of the day

What do you call a pig that does karate?

A pork chop.

In the news today...

Manchester bomber named by police

Salman Abedi, 22, is the man suspected of having killed 22 people and injured 59 in a suicide bombing at Manchester Arena.

Sir Roger Moore, James Bond actor, dies aged 89

The actor, best known for his suave portrayal of James Bond, has died aged 89, his family announces.

Manchester attack: Georgina Callander and Saffie Roussos among victims

An eight-year-old girl and a college student are among three victims of the suicide bombing to be named.

More headlines from BBC News

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Tuesday
23rd May 2017