Form Time Ideas

Daily activities to use with your tutor group during form.

Word of the day

azure (noun)

The colour of a bright blue, cloudless sky.

Famous quote

"Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings."

Salvador Dali

Name that element

Lu

Lutetium (Atomic number 71)

Word scramble

Habitually inactive or idle.

ndeotlin

indolent

Thought for the day

Would you rather be poor and work at a job you love or be rich and work at a job you hate?

On this day in 1977

British Airways began a regular London to New York supersonic Concorde service.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Moldova. Capital city is Chisinau.

Did you know?

Approximately 10 million other people in the world share the same birthday as you.

Today's Top Tip

Revision notes don't need to be a work of art.

Clear, easy to read revision notes are fine. Don't spend hours making them pretty, use this time for actually revising!

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

91 + 165 + 25

= 281

Brainteaser

How many birthdays does the average man have?

1, just 1.

Joke of the day

Two peanuts walk into a bar...

One was a salted.

In the news today...

VIDEO: Flood fears as US snowfall eases

Snowfall in the north-east of the US is subsiding, forecasters say, but there is now a threat of flooding from rain at the weekend as the snow melts.

VIDEO: Dizzy world of aerobatic flying

Mike Bushell has been to visit one British couple who will be going for gold in a motorsport event taking place 600m above earth - aerobatics

VIDEO: Ukraine uprising: One year on

Services have been held in Ukraine to mark the anniversary of the mass protests which sparked the downfall of former president Viktor Yanukovych.

More headlines from BBC News

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22nd November 2014