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Sneak Preview! Your September 2021 Issue

By Storyworks 3 Editors
July 28, 2021

Welcome back to a new school year! We’re thrilled to join you and your students for this historic back-to-school season. And we're so excited to share a sneak preview of our very first issue of the year. From forming friendships to discovering dinosaurs, this issue has it all. Keep reading for a sneak peek at some of our favorite stories. And don't miss our new Cover and Scavenger Hunt Slide Decks, resources that foster even more engagement with the issue!

"The Grandpa and the Penguin" by Janice Behrens

Meet a grandpa and a penguin who form a unique friendship.

Featured Skill: Main Idea and Supporting Details

"The Name Jar" by Yangsook Choi

Join a new student from Korea as she learns to celebrate what makes her unique in this heartwarming story.

Featured Skill: How a Character Changes

Finding a Giant by Talia Cowen / "Journey to the Time of the Dinosaurs" by Tricia Culligan

This fascinating historical fiction play takes students on a quest to discover the world's biggest dinosaur. Pair this with our thrilling time machine that takes students back in time to the age of the dinosaurs.

Featured Skills: Text Features & Main Idea

"My Inner Weather Report" by Georgia Heard

This beautiful graphic poem will help your students get in touch with their thoughts and feelings this back-to-school season.

Featured Skill: Main Idea

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 September 2021 issue.

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

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