COBBLESTONE has been telling America's story since
1980 and is the recognized leader in the study of American history for
children. So fun they won't know they're learning!
Kids ages 9 to 14 will enjoy reading about important American events and places, from colonial Williamsburg to famous battles of the Civil War to the Gold Rush to the Korean War. COBBLESTONE takes kids on a journey through history, designed to excite their imaginations and bring the past to life!
Check out our interactive sampler to see for yourself why the children's magazine Cobblestone won a Parents' Choice Gold Award in 2014.
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Choose a 1 year print plus digital bundle and receive 9 print issues mailed to the young reader in your life PLUS a fully interactive, enhanced digital edition each time a print issue mails. Digital only subscriptions will allow you to access Cobblestone on all Android and Apple tablets as well as on your computer.
You will receive download and login instructions via email when we process your order.
Cobblestone Magazine is delivered 9 times per year digitally and by mail.
- Advertising-free articles vetted by a consulting editor who is an expert in the issue's theme
- Dr. D's Mystery Hero A less-well-known individual who made a big impact
- Mapping It beautifully illustrated maps increase comprehension
- Say What? Your Letters, and much, much more!
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Past issues - COBBLESTONE back issues are available individually or as Discovery Theme Pack sets. See our favorite titles or visit the Educators' site for full selection.
Resources for Educators - A FREE teacher's guide for each issue is available at our Educators' site.
Guarantee & Shipping
- Cricket Guarantee: You can transfer your subscription among any of our kids' magazines at NO COST. You can cancel at any time and request a refund for issues that haven't shipped yet by contacting 1-800-821-0115.
- All of our children's magazine subscriptions qualify for free shipping when being sent to a U.S. address (additional $15 for non-U.S.).
- You can personalize and send or print a gift card to announce your gift. We have special designs for each of our 13 children's magazines.
- Your first issue will arrive in 4-6 weeks. Find out more.
The Civil War wasn’t just fought by adults. It was a time when kids grew up sooner. A lot sooner. Here are thrilling stories of drummer boys, spies, and really young soldiers who survived the deadliest war ever fought by Americans. Here is the past on a personal level that your children can truly relate to.
Get the whole Civil War Series!
NATION AT WAR: SOLDIERS, SAINTS AND SPIES
YOUNG HEROES OF THE NORTH AND SOUTH
ABRAHAM LINCOLN: DEFENDER OF THE UNION
GETTYSBURG: BOLD BATTLE IN THE NORTH
ANTIETAM: DAY OF COURAGE AND SACRIFICE
ROBERT E. LEE: DUTY AND HONOR
ULYSSES S. GRANT: CONFIDENT LEADER AND HERO
STONEWALL JACKSON: SPIRIT OF THE SOUTH
JEFFERSON DAVIS AND THE CONFEDERACY
REBUILDING A NATION: PICKING UP THE PIECES
American History Time Line Poster
Written and designed to provide a broad overview of people and events and to show their place in the context of time. The American History Time Line is organized by historical periods and divided into rows of People, Major Events, Art and Literature, and Corresponding World Events. Features approximately 1000 entries, edited by leading historical scholars. Fully illustrated.
Additional American History Time Line Poster Features:
- Size: 60" x 37"
- Sturdy 100-pound paper
- Posters are shipped rolled in a mailing tube.
A COBBLESTONE magazine subscription
for children ages 9-14 is a wonderful gift!
Normally, the first issue of a new subscription will arrive within 6-10 weeks. Now, you can give an extra issue
that will be delivered immediately
. This magazine issue is in addition to the regular subscription term.
The COBBLESTONE magazine issue currently available to be sent immediately is the March 2015 issue.
Remember to order your Subscription to go along with the extra issue!