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.
Mysteries of the Deep
Fun on the Pier • These historic spots bring excitement to the water’s edge.
ALMANAC OF FUN AUGUST
CELEBRATE AUGUST SNACKS!
ABOUT YOU • Stuff you love, things you tried, and what you wish other kids knew about you.
Robot Beach Day • BONUS! Can you also find the pencil, mitten, envelope, and rabbit?
The Secret of Monarch Lake
GOOFUS & GALLANT • There’s a little bit of G & G in us all. Let your Gallant shine!
A Better End for Batteries
WHAT’S UP, Down in the Sea?
Fruit Cubes • Add fruity pops of flavor to water or seltzer!
Set Sail! • For thousands of years, people have been using wind power to travel rivers and seas.
Marine Biologist • Dr. Asha de Vos is unraveling the mysteries of a special group of blue whales.
Highlights for Children • AUGUST 2023 • VOLUME 78 • NUMBER 8 • ISSUE NO. 862
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
EDITORS’ PICKS • Here are some cool things we love this month.