Highlights for Children is an American magazine published for children between the ages of 6 and 12. Included in the magazine are stories and articles that are sure to stimulate readers’ curiosities, games and puzzles, and science experiments and other interactive projects.
Highlights for Children is known well for publishing stories and articles that are sure to stimulate young readers’ curiosities. Within the space of one issue, children can learn about world history, read a fictional story, and more. Passages are written as to encourage children to practice crucial reading skills, while keeping them engaged and turning those pages.
Each issue of Highlights for Children contains games and puzzles that vary from month to month, from crosswords and word searches to hilarious riddles. A favorite among readers are the magazine’s “Hidden Pictures” scenes, which require readers to scan through the magazine to find hidden clues and characters.
Readers of Highlights for Children are treated to science experiments and other interactive projects. Why read about the changing of seasons in a textbook when they might go outside and see it for themselves, documenting what they see? Craft projects are often included, such as one leading up to Mother’s Day inviting readers to create customized photo frames for Mom.
A subscription to Highlights for Children makes a great gift for any child between the ages of 6 and 12 who is energetic and curious about the world. On our website, you can either order a new subscription for yourself or as a gift, or you can easily renew a subscription to Highlights for Children.