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.
Winter Olympics protest planned
Poetry for human rights
First steps to end decades-long war
IT’S AN AMAZING WEEK FOR…
Tornadoes hit central US states
PM questioned about breaking rules
Booster plan launched
WORD OF THE WEEK
THIS WEEK IN HISTORY
Power station is blown up
Town’s bid to become a city
Seal pups start to recover
SPOTY shortlist announced
Around the world
Should all shows be “pay what you can”? • At some venues people decide how much to pay for tickets.
Sharing festive cheer at Christmas • Dave Gillingham has a special festive role to play.
Blend in and stand out
The computer game genius
Gene database could save octopuses
HELP PETS GO GREEN
Birdsong helps chicks cool off
Kemp’s ridley sea turtle
How can you tell if an animal feels unwell?
We have a winner! • We were blown away by the entries for this year’s cover competition but only one could take the top prize.
Ice trek prepares for Mars mission
Meet NASA’s newest recruits
Flying robot learns to perch like a bird
Black Box keeps watch over Earth
NEW ISSUE ALERT!
Photos of the week
Christmas kick-off for Santa
THE WEEK’S WINNERS…
Santa on the run
Spend time in the sun • Sunlight in winter helps to boost your energy and lift your mood.
Ideas for getting outside this winter
Sources of vitamin D
The Book of Boba Fett • The famous Star Wars bounty hunter gets his own show.
Three more great adventures to watch this Christmas
Arts and entertainment
FILM CLUB • This live-action remake of the Disney animated classic more than lives up to the original. This live-action remake of the Disney animated classic more than lives up to the original.
A League of its own • Rocket League comes to mobile phones with Sideswipe game.
PODCAST OF THE WEEK
WEBSITE OF THE WEEK
VIDEO OF THE WEEK
5 snowy and icy stories • Great books that will plunge readers into the depths of winter this festive season.
The Christmas Carrolls
Mel Taylor-Bessent • The Christmas Carrolls writer reveals her top festive memories and songs.
Trampolining • Reach new heights and express yourself when you try…
HOW, WHAT, WHERE?
“I KNOW HOW TO FLY”
Make a 3D reindeer head
CHARITY OF THE WEEK
A book review: Listified!
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Teacher OF THE WEEK
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Quiz of the week
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