100 episodes

The Week Junior Show takes you behind the scenes of the award-winning magazine for 8 to 14-year-olds. Each week, Bex from Fun Kids is joined by members of The Week Junior team to discuss their favourite stories, debate the week’s hot topic and discover whether the ‘Real or Rubbish?’ report is fake news or the real deal.

The Week Junior Show Fun Kids

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.7 • 42 Ratings

The Week Junior Show takes you behind the scenes of the award-winning magazine for 8 to 14-year-olds. Each week, Bex from Fun Kids is joined by members of The Week Junior team to discuss their favourite stories, debate the week’s hot topic and discover whether the ‘Real or Rubbish?’ report is fake news or the real deal.

    Emma Radacanu and the future of train travel

    Emma Radacanu and the future of train travel

    Young tennis star Emma Radacanu’s amazing triumph at the US Open, a new 50p coin and the UK Youth Parliament holding its annual conference. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether first class train travel should be scrapped.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 23 min
    World Afro Day and Jewish New Year

    World Afro Day and Jewish New Year

    On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll be talking about World Afro Day, the conclusion of the Paralympics and the celebrations taking place for Jewish New Year. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether there should be limits on time spent playing video games.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 25 min
    Paralympics and parkour

    Paralympics and parkour

    On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll be talking about a record breaking Paralympics, the robot that can do parkour and the birth of a rare white rhino calf. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether mountain visits should be limited.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 18 min
    Chatting chimps and sailing teens

    Chatting chimps and sailing teens

    On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll be talking about animals being counted in Kenya, the teenager sailing around Britain and the surprising way in which chimps communicate. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether robots can replace artists.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 24 min
    Emoji and a really big volcano

    Emoji and a really big volcano

    On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll be talking about the start of the Paralympics in Tokyo, a volcano that’s getting bigger and the completion of an incredible swimming challenge. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about whether emoji improves language.

    Find out more about the Summer of Reading challenge at theweekjunior.co.uk/summerofreading and watch a special video featuring three very famous authors at https://youtu.be/b0PY-idpnmw

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 23 min
    End of the Olympics and famous stained glass windows

    End of the Olympics and famous stained glass windows

    On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll be talking about the end of the Olympic games, an important report about climate change, and some amazing research on the famous stained glass windows of Canterbury Cathedral. Plus, a debate about whether audio books are better than printed books.

    Find out more about the Summer of Reading challenge at theweekjunior.co.uk/summerofreading and watch a special video featuring three very famous authors at https://youtu.be/b0PY-idpnmw

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 29 min

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42 Ratings

42 Ratings

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