Grades 7–12

Life Skills
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Don't let real-life problems
get in the way of your students' academic success 

Get Choices, the real-world survival guide for teens: 

  • Health: Page-turning nonfiction on pressing teen health issues too new for textbooks 

  • Nutrition: Healthy alternatives to the foods teens crave 

  • Fitness: Tips on making fitness fun and effective

  • Life skills: Advice on reducing stress, staying focused, and other essential life skills

  • Character education: Personal narratives that build empathy and tolerance 

  • Relationships: Tips on maintaining healthy relationships on- and offline

  • Technology: Eye-opening articles on the effects of smartphones and social media

  • Language Arts: Informational texts, close-reading questions, quizzes, and more

  • Mobile-friendly website: Articles, videos, and skills sheets from the past 5 years

  • Timesaving Teacher's Guides with lesson plans, Lexile® levels, and extensions

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Take a look at the critical health and well-being topics we're covering in Choices this year.

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Subscriptions of 10 or more copies include full access to Choices Online featuring:

Topic Search

With our website, you're never limited to the topics in the magazine! Search five year's worth of Choices articles and videos for the topics you need to teach.

Mobile-Friendly Articles

Your students can read any article on their smartphones or tablets. 

Video Archive

Carefully curated videos expand on the articles with practical advice, inspiring interviews, and thought-provoking PSAs. 


Print or project these review exercises, quizzes, and skills-based worksheets.


20 or more vocabulary words per issue are defined in our handy online glossary built right into the digital edition.

Web Links

Go beyond the magazine with vetted, age-appropriate links to other trusted and helpful websites. 

Ideabook Blog 

Our blog for educators features fresh and inspiring ideas for using the magazine (and its many spectacular resources) in the classroom.

Research Hub 

These Choices-approved resources will ensure that your students always have reliable, accurate information on physical, mental, and emotional health.

Annotated Reading 

On selected story pages, students can enhance their reading experience with real-time vocabulary definitions, critical-thinking questions, and additional content.

Scholastic Classroom Magazines help students practice their reading and analytical skills as well as address issues which are relevant to both their academic and personal lives. Perhaps equally as important, magazines are great for motivating students to want to learn! Our downloadable Skills Development Flyer describes the specific literacy and content area skills addressed in Choices.

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