Magazine subscription timing

We've developed specialized agreements with TIME for Kids and Scholastic Classroom Magazines to maximize the number of issues your classroom will receive.

Read more below for details about your Amazon Business magazine purchase.

Due to varied order processing times, the time frames below are estimates.

TIME For Kids: If your project is fully funded...

September through December: 

  • Your subscription will start within 6-8 weeks of the order date and new issues will be delivered until April or May.
  • You'll receive the four most recent back issues and the remaining subscriptions for that school year.

January through April: 

  • You'll receive a sample issue of the subscription within 6-8 weeks of the order date. Please use this to help you submit your Thank-You Package. 
  • Your full year subscription will begin in September. 

May through August:

  • Your full year subscription will begin in September. You will not receive a sample issue. 

Scholastic Classroom Magazines: Be sure to check out their great digital resources you now have access to! If your project is fully funded...

September through December:

  • You will receive back issues of your subscription for all issues missed since September.
  • Your subscription will begin in January and will be delivered to your classroom until May.  

January through April:

  • You will receive a sample issue of the subscription within 6-8 weeks of the order date. Please use this to help you submit your Thank-You Package. 
  • Your full year subscription will begin in September.

May through August: 

  • Your full year subscription will begin in September. You will not receive a sample issue.

Consumer magazines requested through Amazon Business:

  • Your subscription will start approximately 6-14 weeks after your order is placed. Teachers can purchase 1 year subscriptions and post new projects to receive the magazine again.