Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

defray (verb)

To make payment for.

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

Re

Rhenium (Atomic number 75)

Word scramble

To obliterate.

cfaefe

efface

Thought for the day

If you could turn invisible for one day, what would you do?

On this day in 1945

Turkey declared war on Germany.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Suriname. Capital city is Paramaribo.

Did you know?

When water freezes it expands by roughly 10%.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

If only he could get there attention, he knew he would be saved.

If only he could get their attention, he knew he would be saved.

Mental Maths

95% of 140

= 133

Brainteaser

What is full of holes but still holds water?

A sponge.

Joke of the day

How do you organize a space party?

You planet.

In the news today...

Labour leadership: Watson says not the time for a contest

Labour's deputy leader says the party must do better after Thursday's by-election loss.

One dead, two injured in Heidelberg car attack

A man drives a car into a pedestrian area and is shot by police after a standoff.

Woman charged after Dexter Neal dog death

A 29-year-old is accused in connection with the death of three-year-old Dexter Neal last year.

More headlines from BBC News

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Saturday
25th February 2017