The Week Junior Show

Humans trusting robots and sleeping in stables

This week, Michael, Flora, Ben and Bex talk about some new coronavirus rules, a seal ranger, and outer space bacteria. Plus, we’ll be having a debate all about whether humans can trust robots.
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Roald Dahl and punctuation, does it matter?

Felicity, Ciaran, Ben and Bex talk about some good news for the world’s loneliest elephant, a new hygiene campaign, and a day of celebrations for author Roald Dahl. Plus, we have a debate all about whether we really need punctuation.
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One of Britain’s best spies plus the good thing about boredom

This week we find out how floating rocks are saving Australia’s biggest reef and Bex talks to Vanessa about someone who spied for Britain during the Second World War.
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De’Graft Mensah of CBBC’s Newsround

Bex and Ciaran chat to De’Graft Mensah of CBBC’s Newsround about how they’ve made the show during lockdown and changes they’re making to the way it’s airing! 
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Back to school after lockdown

This week, Felicity, Flora, Ciaran and Bex are talking about going back to school, how mental health has affected people during lockdown, and the secret lives of sharks. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about authors!
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Exam results and the best season

This week we’ll be talking about terror crocodiles, baby turtles, and we’ll find out what’s been going on with exam results this week. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about summer.
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Pooping penguins and rereading books

This week, Flora, Michael, Ciaran and Bex talk about pooping penguins, a brilliant mountaineer, and a mammoth discovery. Plus, as it’s the summer of reading, we’ll be having a debate all about reading a book more than once…
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Life on Mars and brilliant birds

Record-breaking cyclists, brilliant birds, and a new mission to find life on Mars all feature in this week’s Week Junior Show with Bex, Vanessa, Dave and Ciaran. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about art galleries.
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Insect TV shows and should we limit money

This week we’ll find out how insects could soon start filming their friends, why we all like a nice round number, and we will also be talking about the return of the UK’s art galleries. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about billionaires…

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Banksy and butterfly counts

Felicity, Michael, Ciaran and Bex talk about a coronavirus vaccine, counting butterflies, and how a battle 1,000 years ago determined what we have for lunch today.
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