More than a quarter of teachers in the North East say they have seen a child fall asleep in class due to hunger.
The report, by a cereal company, highlights how many children skip breakfast before they go to school.
Teachers say it leads to pupils falling behind in class, so many now offer breakfast clubs like this one in Sunderland.
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Kerrie brings you Sunday night's forecast
Flying Scotsman travelled alongside three modern trains to celebrate the "past, present and future" of Britain's railway this morning.
Rain develops overnight into Monday before colder and stronger air digs in from the north - bringing the risk of snow, frost and ice