Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

bilingual (adjective)

Speaking two languages.

Famous quote

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

Vince Lombardi

Name that element


Molybdenum (Atomic number 42)

Word scramble

To get or sit upon astride, as a horse.



Thought for the day

If you could find out when and where you will die, would you want to know?

On this day in 1511

Spain and England allied against France.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Philippines. Capital city is Manila.

Did you know?

It cost 7 million dollars to build the Titanic and 200 million to make a film about it.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

I'm going to where my new jeans today.

I'm going to wear my new jeans today.

Mental Maths

42 ÷ 3 + 109

= 123


What gets wetter the more it dries?

A towel.

Joke of the day

What do you call a deer with no eyes?

No idea.

In the news today...

Four die as aircraft and helicopter crash in mid-air near Waddesdon

Police say an investigation has been launched into the cause of the crash over Buckinghamshire.

Chancellor Philip Hammond 'to target housing and NHS'

Philip Hammond will use the Budget to "attack problems" that lost the Tories votes, a former minister tells Newsnight.

Brexit: EU gives May two weeks to act on divorce bill and Ireland

Theresa May is told to put more money on the table and address Irish border concerns within two weeks.

More headlines from BBC News

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18th November 2017