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FIRST NEWS

The UK’s national newspaper for young people

First News are kindly offering a free weekly download of their newspaper for pupils.

Below are issues of the First News Newspaper along with activities and resources linked with each issue.  The activities involve a range of topics and activities, from quizzes and writing competitions to drawing tasks and more.  Please download the First News issues along with the resources for extra reading comprehension tasks and more.

Each week we will be uploading a new First News issue for the pupils to read and enjoy.  The most current issue is at the top of the page along with the activities, puzzles and quizzes that can be downloaded below it.  All the older First News issues are after this which can still be accessed and downloaded.

We hope you have fun doing the range of activities on offer!  Keep an eye on this page as new resources will be added weekly.

First News Issue 12 - 26th June - 2nd July:

Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 12:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 12:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 12 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze comprehension - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 3.Silver comprehension with answers attached - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 5.Gold comprehension with answers attached - Issue 12.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 12:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 12 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze puzzle - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 2.Silver puzzle - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 3.Gold puzzle - Issue 12.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 12:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 12 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze quiz - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 2.Silver quiz - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 3.Silver quiz with answers attached - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 4.Gold quiz - Issue 12.pdfDownload
 5.Gold quiz with answers attached - Issue 12.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 11 - 19th - 25th June:

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 First News - Issue 11.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 11:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 11:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 11 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze comprehension - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 3.Silver comprehension with answers attached - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 5.Gold comprehension with answers attached - Issue 11.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 11:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 11 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze puzzles - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 2.Silver puzzles - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 3.Gold puzzles - Issue 11.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 11:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 11 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze quiz - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 2.Silver quiz - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 3.Silver quiz with answers attached - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 4.Gold quiz - Issue 11.pdfDownload
 5.Gold quiz with answers attached - Issue 11.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 10 - 12th - 18th June:

Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 10:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 10:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 10 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze comprehension - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension -Issue 10.pdfDownload
 3.Silver comprehension with answers attached - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 5.Gold comprehension with answers attached - Issue 10.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 10:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 10 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 1.Bronze puzzles - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 2.Silver puzzles - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 3.Gold puzzles - Issue 10.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 10:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 10 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 1.Bronze quiz - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 2.Silver quiz - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 3.Silver quiz with answers attached - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 4.Gold quiz - Issue 10.pdfDownload
 5.Gold quiz with answers attached - Issue 10.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 9 - 5th - 11th June:

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 First News - Issue 9.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 9:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 9:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 9 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze comprehension - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 3.Silver comprehension with answers attached - Isssue 9.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 5.Gold comprehension with answers attached - Issue 9.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 9:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 9 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 1.Bronze puzzles - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 2.Silver puzzles - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 3.Gold puzzles - Issue 9.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 9:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 9 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze quiz - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 2.Silver quiz - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 3.Silver quiz with answers attached - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 4.Gold quiz - Issue 9.pdfDownload
 5.Gold quiz with answers attached - Issue 9.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 8 - 29th May - 4th June:

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 First News - Issue 8.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 8:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 8:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 8 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Comprehension - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Comprehension - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Comprehension with answers attached - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Comprehension - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Comprehension with answers attached - Issue 8.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 8:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 8 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 1.Bronze Puzzles - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Puzzles - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 3.Gold Puzzles - Issue 8.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 8:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 8 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Quiz - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Quiz - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Quiz with answers attached - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Quiz - Issue 8.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Quiz with answers attached - Issue 8.pdfDownload
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Debate - First News - Issue 8:

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 First News-Debate.pdfDownload
 News-Debate-Issue 8.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 7 - 22nd - 28th May:

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 First News - Issue 7.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 7:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 7:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 7 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze comprehension - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 3.Silver comprehension with answers attached - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 5.Gold comprehension with answers attached - Issue 7.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 7:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 7 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Puzzles - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Puzzles - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 3.Gold Puzzles - Issue 7.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 7:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 7 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 1.Bronze Quiz - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Quiz - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Quiz with answers attached - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Quiz - Issue 7.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Quiz with answers attached - Issue 7.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 6 - 15th - 21st May:

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 First News - Issue 6.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 6:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 6:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 6 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 1.Bronze comprehension - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 3.Silver comprehension with answers attached - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 5.Gold comprehension with answers attached - Issue 6.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 6:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 6 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 1.Bronze puzzles - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 2.Silver puzzles - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 3.Gold puzzles - Issue 6.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 6:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 6 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Quiz - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Quiz - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 3.Silver quiz with answers attached - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Quiz - Issue 6.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Quiz with answers attached - Issue 6.pdfDownload
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First News VE Day Edition and More - Issue 5 - 8th - 14th May:

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 First News VE Day and more - Issue 5.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 5:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 5:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 5 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze comprehension activities linked to First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension activities linked to First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 3.Silver comprehension activities with answers attached linked to First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension activities linked to First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 5.Gold comprehension activities with answers attached -First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 5:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 5 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Puzzles - First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Puzzles - First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 3.Gold Puzzles - First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 5:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 5 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Quiz - First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Quiz -First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Quiz with answers attached - First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Quiz - First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Quiz with answers attached - First News Issue 5.pdfDownload
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DID YOU KNOW THAT MAY IS NATIONAL-SHARE-A-STORY-MONTH?

 

Click on the link below to find out more:

https://www.worldbookday.com/2020/05/did-you-know-may-is-national-share-a-story-month/

First News Issue 4 - 1st - 7th May:

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 1.FIRST NEWS - Issue 4.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 4:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 4:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 4 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 Bronze Reading Comprehension - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Gold Reading Comprehension - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Gold Reading Comprehension with answers attached - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Silver Reading Comprehension - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Silver Reading Comprehension with answers attached - Issue 4.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 4:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 4 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

Name
 Bronze Puzzles - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Gold Puzzles - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Silver Puzzles - Issue 4.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 4:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 4 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 Bronze Quiz - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Gold Quiz - Isssue 4.pdfDownload
 Gold Quiz with answers attached - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Silver Quiz - Issue 4.pdfDownload
 Silver Quiz with answers attached - Issue 4.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 3 - 24th - 30th April:

Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 3:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button:

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 3:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 3 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Reading Comprehension - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Reading Comprehension - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Reading Comprehension with answers attached - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Reading Comprehension - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Reading Comprehension with answers attached - Issue 3.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 3:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 3 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Puzzle - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Puzzle - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 3.Gold Puzzle - Issue 3.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 3:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 3 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Quiz - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Quiz - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Quiz with answers attached - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Quiz - Issue 3.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Quiz with answers attached - Issue 3.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 2 - 17th - 23rd April:

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 FIRSTNEWS Issue 2.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and Quizzes linked to First News Issue 2:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

Reading Comprehension Activities linked to First News Issue 2:

Below are three reading comprehension activities linked to Issue 2 of First News. 

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Challenge so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Comprehension Issue 2.pdfDownload
 2.Silver comprehension no answers.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Reading Comprehension Questions and Answers - Issue 2.pdfDownload
 4.Gold comprehension no answers - Issue 2.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Reading Comprehension Questions and Answers - Issue 2.pdfDownload
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Puzzles linked to First News Issue 2:

Below are three puzzles linked to Issue 2 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold puzzle page so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Puzzles - Issue 2.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Puzzles - Issue 2.pdfDownload
 3.Gold Puzzles - Issue 2.pdfDownload
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Quizzes linked to First News Issue 2:

Below are three quizzes linked to Issue 2 of First News.

There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Quiz so you/your child can choose the level of difficulty.

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 1.Bronze Quiz - Issue 2.pdfDownload
 2.Silver Quiz no answers attached.pdfDownload
 3.Silver Quiz Questions and Answers - Issue 2.pdfDownload
 4.Gold Quiz - no answers attached.pdfDownload
 5.Gold Quiz Questions and Answers - Issue 2.pdfDownload
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First News Issue 1 - 10th - 16th April:

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 FIRSTNEWS Issue 1.pdfDownload
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Activities, Puzzles and a Quiz linked to First News Issue 1:

Please download the documents you want by clicking on the Download button.

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 1.Activities linked to First News - Issue 1.pdfDownload
 2. Activities linked to First News - Issue 1.pdfDownload
 3.Puzzles linked to Issue 1.pdfDownload
 4.Quiz questions and answers linked to First News - Issue 1.pdfDownload
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