Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

plebeian (adjective)


Famous quote

"The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary."

Vince Lombardi

Name that element


Bismuth (Atomic number 83)

Word scramble

Offensive to taste and feeling.



Thought for the day

Would you rather be tired and on time or fully rested and late?

On this day in 1976

The first Land Day protests were held in Israel/Palestine.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Grenada. Capital city is St. George's.

Did you know?

You are more likely to get struck by lightning than to win the lottery.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

The teacher told them to leave there books on the desk.

The teacher told them to leave their books on the desk.

Mental Maths

1 × 0.3 + 7.6

= 7.9


What goes around the world but stays in a corner?

A stamp.

Joke of the day

What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire?


In the news today...

Five family members die in Snowdonia helicopter crash

Five members of the same family died when a Dublin-bound helicopter crashed in north Wales, police say.

Sturgeon signs independence vote request

First minister's letter asks for Scotland to be given choice to seek a different path over Brexit.

Brexit: UK sets out plans to replace all EU laws

The Great Repeal Bill will return sovereignty to the UK, says Brexit Secretary David Davis.

More headlines from BBC News

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31st March 2017