Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

anonymous (adjective)

Of unknown authorship.

Famous quote

"Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life."

Michael LeBoeuf

Name that element


Gold (Atomic number 79)

Word scramble

Contributing to personal advantage.



Thought for the day

Is a broken down car parked?

On this day in 1937

J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit was published.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Lesotho. Capital city is Maseru.

Did you know?

The total weight of all the ants on Earth is roughly the weight of all the humans on earth.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

I was going to go to the park but it was to cold outside.

I was going to go to the park but it was too cold outside.

Mental Maths

66 ÷ 11 + 37

= 43


If you drove a bus with 43 people on board from London and stopped at Liverpool to pick up 7 more people, what's the name of the driver?

YOU are the driver.

Joke of the day

What clothes does a house wear?


In the news today...

Brexit: PM bids to break deadlock with two-year deal offer

The PM will say in her Florence speech that both sides have a responsibility to get Brexit right.

North Korea: Trump signs new order to widen sanctions

The US measures will target individuals and firms, including banks, that trade with North Korea.

L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at 94

Liliane Bettencourt was suffering from dementia and died peacefully at home, her family say.

More headlines from BBC News

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21st September 2017