Form Time Ideas

Daily activities to use with your tutor group during form.

Word of the day

hypodermic (adjective)

Pertaining to the area under the skin.

Famous quote

"Common sense is not so common."

Albert Einstein

Name that element

Lu

Lutetium (Atomic number 71)

Word scramble

to convert into bone.

yiosfs

ossify

Thought for the day

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

On this day in 1951

The television channel BBC Two was launched.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Haiti. Capital city is Port-au-Prince.

Did you know?

Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

He has took the train to get to the football match.

He has taken the train to get to the football match.

Mental Maths

10% of 220

= 22

Brainteaser

Give me food, and I will live. Give me water, and I will die. What am I?

Fire.

Joke of the day

What did the fish say when it hit the wall?

"Dam."

In the news today...

VIDEO: Baby prince meets a Bilby at the zoo

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their royal tour of Australia with a tour of Taronga Zoo accompanied by their son Prince George.

VIDEO: Greek skies light up for Easter

Rival parishes on the Greek island of Chios have marked the evening before Orthodox Easter - by firing hundreds of rockets at each other's churches.

VIDEO: Russian outrage at Ukraine killing

Russia has expressed outrage after at least three people were killed at a pro-Russian checkpoint in eastern Ukraine.

More headlines from BBC News

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Sunday
20th April 2014