Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

malcontent (noun)

One who is dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs.

Famous quote

"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest."

Benjamin Franklin

Name that element


Radon (Atomic number 86)

Word scramble

One possessed of great power or sway.



Thought for the day

Would you rather always have to say everything on your mind or never speak again?

On this day in 1985

A terrorist bomb aboard Air India flight 182 brought down the aircraft killing all 329 people on board.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Sierra Leone. Capital city is Freetown.

Did you know?

Chocolate sauce was used in black and white films to simulate blood.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

Where doing simultaneous equations in Maths.

We're doing simultaneous equations in Maths.

Mental Maths

40% of 160

= 64


Some months have 30 days, some months have 31 days. How many months have 28 days?

All of them. Every month has at least 28 days.

Joke of the day

Why couldn't the pirate play cards?

He was sitting on the deck!

In the news today...

Grenfell Tower: Fire started in Hotpoint fridge freezer, say police

Police say outside cladding and insulation failed safety tests and they will consider manslaughter charges.

Brexit: EU leader says UK offer could 'worsen situation'

Donald Tusk says offer to EU nationals could "worsen the situation" as Theresa May defends the plan.

Finsbury Park attack: Cardiff man Darren Osborne charged

Darren Osborne, 47, is charged with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder.

More headlines from BBC News

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23rd June 2017