Form Time Ideas

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

Word of the day

incisor (noun)

A front or cutting tooth.

Famous quote

"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."

Abraham Lincoln

Name that element


Sulfur (Atomic number 16)

Word scramble

To make quiet.



Thought for the day

Would you rather be invisible or be able to read minds?

On this day in 1981

The Humber Bridge connecting Yorkshire and Lincolnshire was opened,

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?

Guess the flag!

Uzbekistan. Capital city is Tashkent.

Did you know?

Grapes explode when you microwave them.

Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

I was going to go to the park but it was to cold outside.

I was going to go to the park but it was too cold outside.

Mental Maths

406 - (20 + 188)

= 198


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


Joke of the day

How do scientists keep their breath fresh?

By doing lots of experi-mints.

In the news today...

Brexit: David Cameron to quit after UK votes to leave EU

The UK votes to leave the European Union, prompting David Cameron to announce he is to step down as prime minister - and UKIP leader Nigel Farage to declare it "independence day".

Labour MPs submit Corbyn no confidence motion

Two Labour MPs submit a motion of no confidence in Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn following the UK's vote to leave the EU.

EU Brexit referendum: UK 'must not delay leaving'

EU leaders insist the UK must move swiftly to negotiate leaving the organisation after Thursday's referendum, saying any delay would prolong uncertainty.

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24th June 2016