Form Time Ideas

Daily activities to use with your tutor group during form.

Word of the day

prodigy (noun)

A person or thing of very remarkable gifts or qualities.

Famous quote

"Nothing will work unless you do."

Maya Angelou

Name that element


Plutonium (Atomic number 94)

Word scramble

Without objection or reluctance.



Thought for the day

If you could see 24 hours into the future what would you do?

On this day in 1973

A national speed limit was imposed on the Autobahn in Germany. It lasted four months.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Greece. Capital city is Athens.

Did you know?

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

Today's Top Tip

Revision notes don't need to be a work of art.

Clear, easy to read revision notes are fine. Don't spend hours making them pretty, use this time for actually revising!

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

I had too desserts after my main course, now I'm stuffed!

I had two desserts after my main course, now I'm stuffed!

Mental Maths

33 ÷ 3 + 65

= 76


What goes around the world but stays in a corner?

A stamp.

Joke of the day

What did the water say to the boat?

Nothing, it just waved.

In the news today...

VIDEO: Llewelyn-Bowen's festive park closes

An attraction styled, though not produced, by TV interior designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen has had to close after just one day, following complaints from hundreds of disappointed customers.

VIDEO: Man's 20-year fake identity

The former head of the Somerset Racial Equality Council is convicted of fraud after stealing another man's identity, as Duncan Kennedy reports.

VIDEO: Catch it like Beckham

Odell Beckham Jr's stunning one-handed catch for a touchdown for the New York Giants in the NFL sets social media alight.

More headlines from BBC News

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25th November 2014