[MOSAIC] magazine subscriptions?

Patricia Kimathi pkimathi at earthlink.net
Sat Aug 25 21:06:01 EDT 2007


I get both.  The school orders TFK and I pay for SN.  I have used them  
for every grade level but 1st.  the children love them both and read  
them for classwork or homework.
Pat K

"to be nobody but yourself -- in a world which is doing its best, night  
and day, to make you like everybody else -- means to fight the hardest  
battle which any human being can fight, and never stop fighting."

e.e. cummings

On Aug 25, 2007, at 8:01 AM, Renee wrote:

>
> On Aug 25, 2007, at 7:14 AM, Joy wrote:
>
>> Time for Kids is my favorite. I just received the first issue of
>> Scholastic News (which was ordered for me instead of TFK because the
>> school got subscriptions for free with points.)
>>
>>   I put them out for my students to take, and unlike TFK in the past,
>> no one took one to read! I offer this as a fun Friday activity for
>> kids who have completed their work. In the past, kids couldn't get to
>> TFK fast enough.
>>
>>   Maybe I need to get used to the format, but if the issues continue
>> to be of the same quality as this first shipment, next year I'll
>> insist on TFK.
>
> I have had the same experience, and I think it's because TFK is more
> visually appealing, with interesting photographs and an inviting
> layout.
>
> Renee
>
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> is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a
> worthy purpose."
> ~Helen Keller
>
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