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.
Memorials after boat tragedy
What is the Channel?
Secret Santa appeal aims to help children
Architect scoops top prize
IT’S AN AMAZING WEEK FOR…
School mask rules change
Covid & the Greek alphabet
WORD OF THE WEEK
THIS WEEK IN HISTORY
Storm Arwen hits the UK
Hanukkah celebrations begin
Ukulele popular in schools
Important Roman mosaic found
Around the world
Are fake Christmas trees best? • Some people say artificial trees are better for the environment.
Helping to sort fact from fiction • Nick Sheridan has a passion for good journalism.
Cinderella with a twist
The brilliance of Braille
UK beaches getting cleaner
What a load of rubbish
HOW TO LOOK AFTER THE SEA
The plan to conquer Everest • This year marks 100 years since the first Everest expedition.
The future of flight takes off
Printed eye is world first
Record sale for Einstein’s thoughts
The space telescope inspired by lobsters
Photos of the week
England’s sporting superhero
THE WEEK’S WINNERS…
Enjoy the gift of giving • Focusing on others, rather than ourselves, can make us all happier.
Become a Secret Santa
“WE’RE SO LUCKY WE GET TO DO ACTIVITIES LIKE THESE”
Wimpy Kid comes to life • Disney+ welcomes the star of the popular book series.
How to write and draw like Jeff Kinney
Hertfordshire to host Hobbits
FILM CLUB • A brilliant designer who transformed pottery.
THIS WEEK’S WATCH LIST
5 books packed with facts • Discover mind-blowing details and expand your knowledge with this factual selection.
Alexandra Page • The Wishyouwas writer reveals a love of writing letters and Paddington.
Snowboarding • If you like a speedy and sporty challenge, jump on board and try…
HOW, WHAT, WHERE?
“I DIDN’T FIND IT HARD TO LEARN”
Meet the “Pedalling Picasso”
Eagle steals shark from angler
Professional pillow fights take off
Duck completes top marathon
CHARITY OF THE WEEK
Last chance to enter our Christmas cover competition
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Teacher OF THE WEEK
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