The Week Junior is a brilliant current affairs magazine for children aged between 8 and 14. It’s filled with fascinating stories and information, written to engage curious young minds and encourage them to explore and understand the world around them.
Young people protest for the planet
NASA launches Earth mapping satellite
A global concert for charity
IT’S AN AMAZING WEEK FOR…
Driver shortage hits fuel supply
WORD OF THE WEEK • SNORKEL
BLACK HISTORY MONTH • 1901 The Ivory Bangle Lady
Attitudes to food revealed
A day to celebrate poetry
Masks made into litter pickers
Anti-Bullying Assembly launched
Around the world
Should the next James Bond be female? • Bond is back and some say it’s time to shake things up.
An adventure with animals • Vet Luke Gamble is crazy about creatures
A magical new president
Presenter makes history
Amur tigers are pouncing back
Kew’s record plant collection
Green sea turtle
Why do flamingos stand on one leg?
A celebration of being Black • Black History Month will be marked across October in the UK
Volcanoes shaped Mars
Clues to first fashion
Photos of the week
Golfers speed to success
THE WEEK’S WINNERS…
The beauty of birdsong • Listening to birdsong can help you feel more calm and hopeful this autumn.
TWJ readers who enjoy birdsong
Connecting with nature
Meet your favourite authors • Join bestselling writers and The Week Junior team in Cheltenham.
Three of The Week Junior’s events
The story of a self-made hobbit
FILM CLUB • An orphan learns of her magical history.
THIS WEEK’S WATCH LIST
Pokémon fans unite • The latest game puts you in an online battle arena.
GAME OF THE WEEK
APP OF THE WEEK
VIDEO OF THE WEEK
5 great interactive adventure books • Dive into a magical world in which you play a key role in how the adventure unfolds.
The False Rose
Jakob Wegelius • The False Rose writer reveals he never wants to be far from his boat.
Cyclo-cross • Saddle up to ride the thrills and spills of…
HOW, WHAT, WHERE?
“IT’S FUN AND GOOD FOR YOU”
Be a taste detective
Crossword • Read the clues carefully and write the answers into the grid.
Spot the difference • These two pictures appear to be the same, but take a closer look. There are actually five differences. Can you spot them?
Word jumble • Rearrange the scrambled letters to form four words connected with beaches and rock pools
The scootering cat and dog
Stay at Winnie the Pooh’s home
Sister’s revenge is not so sweet
German cows go to the toilet
CHARITY OF WEEK • Field Studies Council
Remembering our past
Ask a climate question to win a cool prize
YOUR PHOTOS • We’d love to see your snaps. Send them to us at email@example.com Don’t forget to tell us why you took them.
Teacher of the week
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