Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

anthropomorphous (adjective)

Having or resembling human form.

Famous quote

"Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another."

Napoleon Hill

Name that element

Zr

Zirconium (Atomic number 40)

Word scramble

A book, or collection of paper in which the sheets are so folded as to make eight leaves.

votoca

octavo

Thought for the day

Would you rather be a division one footballer or a top flight rugby star?

On this day in 1778

James Cook became the first known European to discover the Hawaiian Islands.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Maldives. Capital city is Malé.

Did you know?

Zebras are actually very well camouflaged in grasslands because their main predator, the lion, is colour blind.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

Don't forget to brush you're teeth before you go to bed.

Don't forget to brush your teeth before you go to bed.

Mental Maths

1 × 0.4 + 7.7

= 8.1

Brainteaser

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

Fire.

Joke of the day

What school subject are snakes best at?

Hisstory.

In the news today...

Theresa May meets Macron with pledge of extra £44m for border

The UK pledges an extra £44m for channel border security ahead of the Anglo-French summit.

UK 'in grip of worst flu season since 2011'

Latest weekly figures show rise in numbers of patients going to their GP and being admitted to hospital.

Thousands lose power as gales hit UK

Gusts of up to 83mph bring down trees, and 24,600 homes are still without power in parts of England.

More headlines from BBC News

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Thursday
18th January 2018