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Primary Magazine Essentials: It's in the News

Created on 25 July 2012 by ncetm_administrator
Updated on 25 June 2013 by ncetm_administrator


It's in the News

It’s in the News takes topical news items and makes links to many areas of maths. These links can be adapted to EYFS and all primary years.

Click in the headings of the tables to sort the columns in ascending or descending order.

Issue News topic
04 The credit crunch
05 Imperial and metric measurement
06 Pirates
07 The closure of Woollies
08 Extreme weather
09 Crash on the Hudson River!
10 Google Street View
11 Britain’s Got Talent
12 World’s tallest and shortest men
13 Happy birthday Big Ben
14 City beaches
15 Food waste
16 Pandas – extinction?
17 World’s youngest headteacher
18 Lottery win
20 Pocket money
21 Terrapins
22 Earthquakes
23 World cup 2010
24 Volcanic eruptions!
25 Gulf of Mexico oil spill
27 Carnival time!
28 The plight of the orang-utan
29 Battle of Britain and the Blitz
30 Rescued! (Chilean miners)
31 Happy New Year
32 Roman settlement in Syon Park
33 Devastation - floods
34 Zoos – love them or hate them?
35 2012 Olympics part 1
36 2012 Olympics part 2
38 Spiders!
39 Space junk
40 Viking discovery
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