Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

rudimentary (adjective)

Being in an initial, early, or incomplete stage of development.

Famous quote

"I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.'"

Muhammad Ali

Name that element


Bohrium (Atomic number 107)

Word scramble

Openly scandalous.



Thought for the day

Would you rather have to sit all day or stand all day?

On this day in 1996

Charles, Prince of Wales and Diana, Princess of Wales divorced.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Croatia. Capital city is Zagreb.

Did you know?

There are 722 miles of subway track in New York city.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

We'll go into town to do a bit of shopping if their is time.

We'll go into town to do a bit of shopping if there is time.

Mental Maths

352 - (32 + 261)

= 59


What happened in 1961 and will not happen again until 6009?

You can turn the year upside down and it will still read the same.

Joke of the day

Why was the broom late?

It over swept.

In the news today...

Last BHS stores to close for final time after 88 years

The last BHS stores are set to close their doors for the final time, ending an 88-year presence on the High Street.

Hinkley Point: EDF boss Vincent de Rivaz urges go-ahead

The energy company hoping to build a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset pleads with the government to give it the go-ahead.

Export ban placed on Queen Victoria's wedding coronet

A temporary export ban has been placed on a sapphire and diamond coronet that belonged to Queen Victoria, preventing it from being sold abroad.

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28th August 2016