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  • Sep 26th

    I am planning to use the "My News" resource for Monday morning warm ups.

  • Sep 5th

    good idea for a writing exercise after the weekend

  • Aug 10th

    Learner can recap what they did at the weekend, first writing it and then retelling it. Very good idea

  • May 24th

    For a sci fi news report on an alien landing. Good clear structure with plenty of space for print.

  • May 10th

    For creative writing exercises at my Home Work Centre

  • May 8th

    As a writing exercise.

  • May 5th

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    • May 5th

      Hi there, thanks for getting in touch. I can assure you that your account has now been deleted. If there is anything else that we can help you with then please do get back in touch. Have a lovely day :)

  • May 4th

    For help with homework.

  • May 2nd

    for planning yrs 0-2:)

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  • Apr 25th

    yr 1

  • Apr 25th

    it helps children

  • Apr 12th

    I´d like to use it in my class for teaching day of the week

  • Apr 11th

    For practising writing skills

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  • Mar 8th

    Thank you for this resource.

  • Mar 8th

    class teaching

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  • Feb 28th

    I am tutoring a 4th grade struggling reader

  • Feb 17th

    writing a newspaper

  • Jan 11th

    Writing a newspaper article about UFO sightings for a yr8 sen group.

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  • Jan 3rd

    This resource will be a good Monday morning lesson for my SEN key stage 3 students who hate writing anything.

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  • Dec 6th

    i use this for homework and they really enjoy it. in my opinion i think its ks1 but my kids love it in y4

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  • Dec 6th

    good fun and keep's them happy

  • Dec 1st

    i think they are good for when you haven't got anything planned for homework xx

  • Nov 30th

    this is gooid for schools

  • Nov 22nd

    Weekend recount writing .

  • Nov 21st

    very good

  • Nov 20th


  • Nov 18th

    Great for completing recounts from the weekend. We are working on an occupations theme and newspaper reporter is perfect.

  • Nov 12th

    news reporting

  • Nov 9th

    I will adapt this and use it for a newspaper report for Year 5 LA group

  • Nov 9th

    My students love to talk about their weekend. I'd have them write about it and add a picture. I think they would have fun writing and sharing!

  • Nov 6th

    I´d like my students write their Free Time Diary.

  • Nov 3rd

    journal writing

  • Nov 2nd

    i would use this resource for journal writing

  • Oct 10th

    i would use this resouce for journol writing

  • Oct 7th

    Every Monday we do a recount about their weekend. I love this as a different and motivating way to do their recount.

  • Oct 7th

    Mondays are weekend news days. The children can share their weekend news during circle time and then later write about it in their story books. The layout is ideal and it will encourage their writing, especially those who don't like to write.

  • Oct 6th

    Learning Challenge follow up in ICT lesson - studying volcanoes and earthquakes.

  • Oct 6th

    I'd like it to encourage my students to write

  • Oct 3rd


  • Sep 27th

    Any news report- tsunami, the invasion of the robots, the discovery of a new flexible. I like the editable one so I can shape the text.

  • Sep 25th

    For my daughter, encouraging her to write more

  • Sep 24th

    ks1 lit

  • Sep 24th

    ks1 literacy

  • Sep 23rd

    I think this great for the class

  • Sep 17th

    to help my daughter with homework

  • Sep 14th

    inspire boys who are struggling with writing

  • Sep 13th

    diary writing

  • Sep 13th

    As a base for students to reflect on the weekend before having a group discussion

  • Sep 13th

    As a base for students to reflect on the weekend before having a group discussion

  • Sep 13th

    Year 7 SEN class

  • Sep 13th

    After school club topic week

  • Sep 10th

    homeshooling weekend summery

  • Sep 9th

    For weekend journals

  • Sep 7th

    to stimulate personal writing

  • Sep 5th

    For a display board in a Year 2 class. Could use this for back to school if the words "My Weekend" were replaced with "My holiday".

  • Aug 31st

    For my Year 7s to gauge their writing ability.

  • Aug 24th

    a project

  • Aug 19th

    Using this in my writing center. Thanks!

  • Aug 16th

    Terrific website! I love this writing template!

  • Jul 30th

    Fabulous resource!!! Thank You. :-D

  • Jul 20th


    • Jul 20th

      Hi ems4444,
      Thank you very much for taking the time to comment - we really appreciate it!

  • Jul 17th

    to teach my children about creative writing

    • Jul 17th

      Hi coopsiecakes,
      That sounds lovely! :)

  • Jul 4th

    you can give this to someone who needs help from you

    • Jul 5th

      Hi selena.anghel,
      Thank you for sharing! :)

  • Jul 2nd

    We are using this for an activity during our 3-day "taster sessions" for Y6 students who might be coming to us in September. The purpose will be to reflect on what they have experienced so far.

    • Jul 2nd

      Hi Littlez,
      Thanks for your comment - let us know how you get on! :)

  • Jun 26th

    for my home educated daughter to write a report on her weekend news

    • Jun 26th

      Hi Sbfcbf,
      Thank you so much for your feedback! :)

  • Jun 26th

    Breaking News report
    To write weekend home news and show them on classroom wallpaper.

    • Jun 26th

      Hi EnglishZoneArgentina,
      Thank you for sharing! :)

  • Jun 25th

    Homework for my class towards the end of our topic.

    • Jun 25th

      Hi SAWhittle,
      Thank you so much for your feedback! :)

  • Jun 16th

    Great for workshops

    • Jun 16th

      Hi elliott1992,
      That's a great idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

  • Jun 10th

    summer work for my class

    • Jun 10th

      Hi Monix10,
      That's a lovely idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

  • Jun 2nd

    this is a owesome website

    • Jun 2nd

      Thanks for commenting, 20152015! It's lovely to hear you like our website :) Please do let us know if you thing we can improve anything!

  • Jun 2nd

    To write the weekend home news and show them on classroom wallpaper.

    • Jun 2nd

      Hi there proflila, thanks for your comment! Sounds great!

  • May 23rd

    10/10 amazing

    • May 23rd

      hope so

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  • May 15th

    News writing

  • May 13th

    Great for work on writing.

  • May 13th

    Perfect for Monday morning report of weekend activities!!

  • May 11th

    Perfect for report about eruption of volcano. Thanks

  • May 9th

    For my eal session

  • May 7th

    'Roman Times' - A report about the life of a Roman soldier! (Editable version)

  • May 7th

    love this

  • May 6th


  • May 6th

    help my students expand and develop their writing skills.

  • May 1st

    I use it every Monday morning for writing.

  • Apr 29th

    Great for homework.

  • Apr 9th

    Journal writing

  • Mar 25th

    Canada holiday

  • Mar 16th

    This is an excellent tool to help my students expand and develop their writing skills.

  • Mar 8th

    Great and useful to relate with newspaper headlines and parts

  • Mar 2nd

    year 3

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  • Feb 17th

    Year 4 independent writing

  • Feb 17th

    Well I suppose its o-kay

  • Feb 17th

    Why can't they actually let me edit the title of the newspaper sheet OMG that is ridiculous!!! I rate this 0 stars but 1 is minimum

    • Feb 17th

      Hey there Carys, thanks for commenting! If you're still not happy with the 'My News' heading, we do have another Newspaper Template here which has an editable version:

      I've had a look, and currently it doesn't have any text boxes. If you are comfortable adding your own pleaase do, otherwise I have sent a request through to our resource designers for them to add boxes for you :)

  • Feb 14th

    year 3

  • Feb 14th

    year 3 homework about their weekend

  • Feb 1st

    report writing for 6th class, school soccer match

  • Jan 18th

    Year 1-writing a news report about the big bad wolf

  • Jan 12th

    Literacy when year 4 are studying journalistic writing styles

  • Jan 5th

    Literacy for year 8 SEN group

  • Dec 29th

    independent writing time during our literacy block - thank you for sharing

  • Dec 10th

    for literacy

  • Nov 17th

    Would an editable version of this be available? Kind regards, Daniella

    • Nov 17th

      Hi there Duckie27, thanks for your comment! I have passed your request on to our resource designers who will look into making this resource for you and will be in touch if this is possible. :)

    • Aug 11th

      Hi there Duckie27, thanks for your comment! We have now created an editable version of this resource. :)

My Weekend Newspaper Writing Template

My Weekend Newspaper Writing Template - A useful set of newspaper writing templates, allowing your children to write about their weekend.
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