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.
Countries welcome Ukrainian refugees
Global deal to reduce plastic waste agreed
IT’S AN AMAZING WEEK FOR…
Winter Paralympics go for gold
UK charities raise millions for Ukraine
THIS WEEK IN HISTORY
Birmingham’s first black MP
Shooting star lights up photo
Pasty champions crowned
Awards given to inspiring women
Around the world
Are teenagers too young to drink coffee? • Some people say caffeine isn’t good for young people’s health.
Filling books with charm • Author Elle McNicoll talks about her latest story.
President from Pakistan
School’s new safety hero
A decade to act on climate
AVOID HIDDEN PLASTICS
National Trust plants a forest to soak up emissions
Song sparrows have DJ skills
Cuban painted snail
Do animals fight with each other?
The world’s most mindbending art • Step inside the weird and wonderful world of surrealism.
Famous surrealist artworks
Secret of Covid dodgers
Noisy boots could help astronauts
The shape-changing drone
Photos of the week
British rider’s home success
Computer cycling stars
THE WEEK’S WINNERS…
How do you doodle? • Discover the secret powers of scrawling, scribbling and squiggling.
How To Be Me
Food for thought • An exhibition is touring the north-east of England.
Three other galleries in historic buildings
Mindful invention • Stix wants to help support young people’s mental health in a fun way.
5 terrific books about trains • Experience the world’s most interesting and exciting railways with these books.
The Ship of Doom
M.A. Bennett • The Ship of Doom’s writer reveals her addiction to TV.
HOW, WHAT, WHERE?
“A BIG PART OF OUR LIVES”
Use punctuation effectively
CHARITY OF THE WEEK
Our story: The Arctic Blossom
Join this drawing project
YOUR PHOTOS • We’d love to see your snaps. Send them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org Don’t forget to tell us why you took them.
Teacher OF THE WEEK
Puzzles page and quiz answers
THE WEEK Junior SHOW
Quiz of the week
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