The experts at Highlights know how to keep kids motivated while they learn. Filled with fiction, nonfiction, Hidden Pictures®, skill-building puzzles, science experiments and more, this read-only digital version of Highlights magazine strengthens reading abilities, promotes creativity, sharpens thinking skills, and helps build confidence. Visit Highlights.com to learn more. Ages 6-12.
I ASKED… • Would you want to live on Mars?
Peering Up From Mud • The Glass Frogs
Grandparents Day Chat • Get to know your older relatives—as kids!
ALMANAC of FUN SEPTEMBER
National Hispanic Heritage Month • The celebration of the diverse cultures and histories of Hispanic Americans begins on the 15th. To kick it off, read about these three inventions by amazing Hispanic inventors!
ABOUT YOU • Stuff you love, things you tried, and what you wish other kids knew about you.
SOS from Ghost Island
Escape the Cave
Are You Ready? • Going back to school can bring a flurry of mixed feelings. Try these tips to help feel prepared for a great new school year!
Get Toasty • Level up your breakfast or after-school snack!
Hidden Corridor • At more than 4,500 years old, the Great Pyramid still holds secrets.
GOOFUS & GALLANT • There’s a little bit of G & G in us all. Let your Gallant shine!
The Perfect Vision
Telly Stratford Improvises
Secret Hiding Spots • These decorations double as top-secret hiding spots!
Museum Director • Jorge Zamanillo is overseeing the creation of the National Museum of the American Latino.
The Double-Great Monster Dragon
Highlights for Children
Share Your Work • You might see it in a future issue! If sending your work by postal mail, please include your name, age, and address.
Jokes and Riddles
ADVICE FROM YOU
EDITORS’ PICKS • Here are some cool things we love this month.
WHAT’S WRONG? • It’s up to you!