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Scholastic News<sup>®</sup> Grades 5/6

Scholastic News®

Grades 5–6

Current Events
22 Issues

Price per student: $4.95 $4.75

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Weekly nonfiction that supports your curriculum as well as the Common Core Standards 

Take a closer look at Scholastic News Grades 5/6:

  • Current events bring your class high-quality nonfiction on curriculum-connected science and social studies topics that are too new for textbooks. 

  • Exceptional Common Core instructional materials include informational texts of varying complexity, close reading questions, and text-marking activities.

  • Skill-building reproducibles include map/graph.chart reading activities, opinion/informational essay writing prompts, and comprehension questions that are perfect for test prep.  

  • Scholastic News Online complements the print magazine with videos, Know the News review games, alternate reading levels, audio read-aloud function, and much more! 

  • Printed Teacher’s Guides accompany every issue and help you make the most of the magazine with standards-based lesson plans, assessment resources, and reproducible skills sheets. 

Try Scholastic News in your classroom FREE for 30 days.


Take a look at the high-interest current events Scholastic News Edition 5/6 has in store for next year.


Scholastic News Edition 5/6 Calendar

With your order of 10 or more subscriptions, you get full access to Scholastic News Online. The interactive learning supplement includes:

 

Digital Editions

Every issue is available in a convenient digital format perfect for your interactive whiteboard or projector. 

 

Videos

Bring Scholastic News to life with videos that show your curriculum topics in action. Students love watching them, and they make great pre-reading exercises that give context and background information.

 

Leveled Reading for Differentiated Instruction

Each cover story is available at an alternate lower reading level to help you differentiate instruction.


 

Text-to-Talk 

The text -to-talk feature reads specific sections or the entire issue aloud. Perfect for auditory learners.


 

Bonus printables

Printable skill sheets for every issue include writing prompts, practice tests, map/grap/chart reading activities, Common Core graphic organizers, and much more. 


 

Games

Know the News games are a fun way to reinforce the content of each magazine and assess comprehension. 


 

Spanish Translations

Toggle between Spanish and English versions of the issues, videos, and skills sheets with the click of a button. Perfect for English Language Learners and young Spanish students.  


Scholastic Classroom Magazines help teachers make the transition to the Common Core Standards. Take an in-depth look at how Scholastic News meets this state initiative.


Scholastic News Common Core Highlights-Grade 5

Scholastic News Common Core Highlights-Grade 6

Scholastic Classroom Magazines help students practice their reading and analytical skills as well as address issues that 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 Scholastic News Edition 5/6.


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