[MOSAIC] magazine subscriptions?
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.
"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."
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
> "Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It
> is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a
> worthy purpose."
> ~Helen Keller
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