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The Week Junior

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Magazine

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.

Hong Kong’s new leader sworn in

UK welcomes Hong Kongers

India introduces ban on single-use plastics

Pride marks 50th anniversary

IT’S AN AMAZING WEEK FOR…

PM loses ministers’ support

The new Chancellor

WORD OF THE WEEK

THIS WEEK IN HISTORY

Glasgow’s new toy library

Oil protesters disrupt gallery

Lost geese guided to canal

Poet named Children’s Laureate

Around the world

Should takeaway apps be banned? • Some people think the apps are harming people’s health.

A fantastically famous family • Kate Pankhurst’s activist relative changed society.

Meet an Earth champion

Inspired by her brother

Map of England’s ancient trees

The world’s oldest tree?

Buddleias draw the butterflies

Seals use whiskers to track prey

Sponge crab

Good week

Bad week

Do animals sweat?

Homes for books and big ideas • Join us on a browse around some extraordinary libraries.

Three of UK libraries’ most-borrowed children’s books 2020–2021

Ancestor mystery solved

Meet the australopithecines

Rare star comes back from the dead

Get set for a summer of sport

Thompson titles

THE WEEK’S WINNERS…

Start a new chapter with a smile • Learning to cope with change will help you to manage life’s ups and downs.

Words of wisdom

“There will always be teachers and students to help you”

African style on show • Discover the creative patterns and bright colours of African fashion.

Fashion designers working in Africa today

Game makers! • Young people have been showing off their game design skills.

VIDEO OF THE WEEK

GAME OF THE WEEK

PODCAST OF THE WEEK

5 books set in strange worlds • These magical adventures are packed with mysterious characters, places and plants.

Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun

Tolá Okogwu • Discover what inspires our featured author and where she likes to write.

READERS RECOMMEND

Play wallball • With just a friend, a ball and a wall you can…

HOW, WHAT, WHERE?

“EVERY MATCH WAS FAST”

Puzzles

That’s unbelievable!

Editor’s note

CHARITY OF THE WEEK

Opera is Awesome!

GET INVOLVED

YOUR PHOTOS • We’d love to see your snaps. Send them to us at hello@theweekjunior.co.uk Don’t forget to tell us why you took them.

Teacher OF THE WEEK

POPJAM

THE WEEK Junior SHOW

Quiz of the week

The Week Junior


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Frequency: Weekly Pages: 32 Publisher: Future Publishing Ltd Edition: 343

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: July 7, 2022

Formats

OverDrive Magazine

subjects

Kids & Teens

Languages

English

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.

Hong Kong’s new leader sworn in

UK welcomes Hong Kongers

India introduces ban on single-use plastics

Pride marks 50th anniversary

IT’S AN AMAZING WEEK FOR…

PM loses ministers’ support

The new Chancellor

WORD OF THE WEEK

THIS WEEK IN HISTORY

Glasgow’s new toy library

Oil protesters disrupt gallery

Lost geese guided to canal

Poet named Children’s Laureate

Around the world

Should takeaway apps be banned? • Some people think the apps are harming people’s health.

A fantastically famous family • Kate Pankhurst’s activist relative changed society.

Meet an Earth champion

Inspired by her brother

Map of England’s ancient trees

The world’s oldest tree?

Buddleias draw the butterflies

Seals use whiskers to track prey

Sponge crab

Good week

Bad week

Do animals sweat?

Homes for books and big ideas • Join us on a browse around some extraordinary libraries.

Three of UK libraries’ most-borrowed children’s books 2020–2021

Ancestor mystery solved

Meet the australopithecines

Rare star comes back from the dead

Get set for a summer of sport

Thompson titles

THE WEEK’S WINNERS…

Start a new chapter with a smile • Learning to cope with change will help you to manage life’s ups and downs.

Words of wisdom

“There will always be teachers and students to help you”

African style on show • Discover the creative patterns and bright colours of African fashion.

Fashion designers working in Africa today

Game makers! • Young people have been showing off their game design skills.

VIDEO OF THE WEEK

GAME OF THE WEEK

PODCAST OF THE WEEK

5 books set in strange worlds • These magical adventures are packed with mysterious characters, places and plants.

Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun

Tolá Okogwu • Discover what inspires our featured author and where she likes to write.

READERS RECOMMEND

Play wallball • With just a friend, a ball and a wall you can…

HOW, WHAT, WHERE?

“EVERY MATCH WAS FAST”

Puzzles

That’s unbelievable!

Editor’s note

CHARITY OF THE WEEK

Opera is Awesome!

GET INVOLVED

YOUR PHOTOS • We’d love to see your snaps. Send them to us at hello@theweekjunior.co.uk Don’t forget to tell us why you took them.

Teacher OF THE WEEK

POPJAM

THE WEEK Junior SHOW

Quiz of the week

The Week Junior


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