About School Favourites - Magazines for Schools
National Geographic Kids (13 issues per year)
National Geographic Kids is a great magazine aimed at boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 14. The publication is packed with content which compliments the national curriculum making it a great resource for both teachers and parents to use with children. Each issue presents information in a fun and creative way, making it enjoyable to read.
Anorak (4 issues per year)
Anorak is known as the ‘happy mag for kids’, aimed at children aged 6 – 12. It is an interactive magazine urging young readers to tap into their own imaginations with endless ideas and inspiration. Every magazine is produced on recycled paper and vegetable ink. Anorak follows the national curriculum, so between all the colouring, storytelling, and activities, they will also improve their school work without realising!
Scoop (6 issues per year)
Scoop is a bimonthly magazine designed for children from 7 – 12, featuring short stories, articles, comics, puzzles, interviews, competitions and more! Each issue gathers a host of extraordinary writers and illustrators who create original fiction and non-fiction pieces for everyone to enjoy.
Eco Kids Planet (12 issues per year)
Eco Kids Planet is a monthly magazine introducing children to the wonders of nature and encouraging them to protect their planet; the magazine is designed to mainly cater to children in Key Stage 2, aged 7 – 11. Each issue is dedicated to a different eco region packed with fascinating facts, engaging puzzles, beautiful photography, and engaging puzzles and projects relating to art and science.
Horrible Histories (12 issues per year)
Horrible Histories is a monthly magazine concentrating on the wicked, weird and woeful events from history. Each issue is stuffed with foul facts, funny stories, jokes, puzzles and comics. The publication is jampacked with the very best and most gruesome facts about some of history's biggest names, places and time, it is a great way to encourage a love of history.
Whizz Pop Bang (12 issues per year)
Whizz Pop Bang is a monthly magazine inspiring 6 – 11 year olds for hour of science fun! The magazine s packed full of all things science written by science communicators. Children can become scientists with all the hands-on activities and experiments.