SPIDER contains content uniquely designed for new independent
readers. With pages filled with fun stories, poems, activities and
illustrations by famous children’s artists, Spider will keep young readers engaged
and drawn into the fun of reading! This is the ideal story and activity magazine for former Ladybug magazine readers and all 6- to 9-year-olds who love to learn and read.
Check out our interactive sampler to see for yourself why the children's magazine Spider won a 2014 Parents' Choice Gold Award!
Access your subscription on your Computer, Apple iPad, or in the Google Play app store for devices 7 inches or more in diameter.
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 Spider on all Android and Apple tablets as well as on your computer.
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Spider Magazine is delivered 9 times per year digitally and by mail.
Check out our interactive sampler to see for yourself why the children's magazine Spider won a 2014 Parents' Choice Gold Award, plus many other awards!See what other customers are saying about SPIDER, the stories and poems magazine for kids ages 6 to 9, and add your comments!
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Several ebooks drawn from past editions of SPIDER are ready for your iPad, kindle, or nook.
Free with each paid subscription to Spider comes access to bonus content on the magazine's companion Web site. www.SpiderMagKids.com is the site for kids who subscribe to Spider. Here, they can listen to audio of poems and stories from the magazine, browse and share book reviews, and discover puzzles and games that will engage their language and logic skills. The site also offers kids the opportunity to enter art and writing contests and view work created by readers.
Past issues - Spider back issues are available individually. 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.
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Jokes bound, snort, leap, cavort, and wiggle through fifteen chapters bearing titles such as "Screams of Laughter," "Laptop Laughs," and "Fiddle with Riddles." Kids will find enough jokes, riddles, knock-knocks, and fractured song, movie, and book titles to provide hours of giggle-snorts.
Author and illustrator Paul Brewer also presents 11˝ tips showing kids how to prepare and perform their own stand-up comedy routines. In addition to memorizing jokes from books, he encourages young comics to make up their own jokes. And above all, have fun!
Check out this podcast of the author discussing the importance of humor in kids' lives, with psychologist Dr. Howard Gurr.
You Must Be Joking series
You Must Be Joking
You Must Be Joking, Two!
SAVE with the 2-book set!
That’s what you get when your board game calls for one part fun and one part learning. Promoting creativity and quick thinking, Blurt! focuses on improving a child’s recollection of words and phrases in a fun format that’s sure to be a hit with your family.
Players take turns reading clues and answering questions to circle the game board and declare victory. By drawing on a child’s current language and augmenting it with new words, this learning game promotes literacy, builds vocabularies, and will be an unquestionable boon to your child’s development.
Intended for children ages 7 and above, this game is designed for 3-12 players, and is a great way to sneak literacy improvement into your child’s routine.