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Sneak Preview! Your March/April 2021 Issue

By Storyworks 3 Editors
February 10, 2021

We're so excited to share a sneak preview of our March/April issue, which will be live online in just a few short days. This special Earth Day issue includes several exciting stories about caring for our planet. And don't miss our special Earth Day Slide Deck that can be paired with any of the features below!

"These Animals Are Made Out of Trash!" by Tricia Culligan

Meet a group that is turning ocean trash into art to help save sea animals from a dangerous problem: plastic.

Featured Skill: knowledge building

"Night of the Grizzlies" by Lauren Tarshis

In 1967, there were two grizzly bear attacks during the same night in Glacier National Park. This fascinating article explains how that night forever changed America's national parks—and how we treat wild animals.

Featured Skill: cause and effect

"The Day the Worms Moved In" by Marlane Kennedy

Maddie’s mom has decided to compost with worms. There's just one problem: Maddie has a worm phobia! She overcomes her fear (and learns an environmentally-friendly way of dealing with food waste) in this funny and heartwarming story.

Featured Skill: plot

"What Is One?" by Judith Nicholls

This simple poem celebrates the special wonders of nature.

Featured Skill: theme

Check out our Issue at a Glance Grid to get an overview of all the incredible digital resources that come with your issue. Click the image above to view the grid for the March/April 2021 issue.

What are you most excited to teach from our March/April issue? Let us know at storyworks3@scholastic.com. We can’t wait to hear from you!

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