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Teen Magazines

Teen culture is ever present in their reading material, especially in their magazines that are full of what the media wants your teen to be. Information and resources on teen magazines for parents of teens - includes links to online magazine sites.

Body Image Teens and the Media
Advertising in teen magazines and on television typically glamorizes skinny models who do not resemble the average woman. In fact, today's models generally weight 23% less then the average woman. You can help your daughter minimize the media's impact on her body image by reading the rest of this article.

Teach Your Teen to Be Media Literate
Parents play a significant role in the ways that the media influences their teenagers. While a parent can’t always be there to determine what shows their teen watches or who their teen idolizes, a parent can arm a teen with critical thinking skills that will enable the teenager to think through the harmful messages which are aimed his/her way.

American Cheerleader Magazine
American Cheerleader is the must read magazine for cheerleaders. Whether you've already made the squad or are dreaming of your first tryout, you will find everything that you need to excel in the sport of cheerleading. Every issue offers training and competition advice, fitness, fashion and how-tos.

Boys' Life magazine
Official youth magazine of the Boy Scouts of America. Includes articles and information about upcoming issues.

GirlsLife.com
Each issue of GL is packed with the stuff girls crave—real information and advice—from academic success to peer pressure to time-management and stress-relieving tips; from growing up to boosting self-esteem. Plus, GL profiles real girls facing real challenges that have amazed and inspired readers for over 16 years.

J-14 Magazine
Celebrity news and fun magazine which includes quizzes and interviews with teen stars.

National Geographic Kids
This popular magazine doesn't distinguish between kids and teens, but there is a lot here for both, plus a lot of things your teen will like on the regular National Geographic Magazine.

Science News for Kids
SNK offers timely, interesting news stories and features, accompanied by suggestions for hands-on activities, books, articles, and web resources. It attracts nearly four million visitors annually. Younger and older visitors enjoy its pages.

Seventeen Magazine
Aimed at teen girls this teen magazine is full of fashion and beauty advice - plus other fun things to do. The site is graphic and flash heavy.

SloppyNoodle.com
Christian teen magazine with advice and articles on relationships, sex, dating, God, evolution, entertainment, testimonials and more.

Sports Illustrated Magazine
While not only geared toward teen boys, sports isn't really about age, but there will be at times will be articles aimed at them. An excellent magazine for teen boys who enjoy sports.

Teen Ink: A teen literary magazine and website
The Young Authors Foundation feels strongly that one of the greatest needs of young people is to preserve their sense of self-worth. Teen Ink's role is to listen to its contributors and provide a forum in which teens can express themselves through poetry, essays, stories, reviews, art and photography.

Teen Vogue
Teen celebrity news, trends and of course, the latest fashions. I've been following their FB page and I really like the fashion tips they have been giving there for teens.

Teen Voices Magazine
The mission of Teen Voices Magazine is to support and educate teen girls to amplify their voices and create social change through media. Teen Voices was founded in 1988 by two young" women in Cambridge, Massachusetts who believed in the power of girls and young women to create social change through writing and art. Their vehicle of choice was the production and publication of Teen Voices, a four-color, glossy magazine by, for, and about teen girls.

Tiger Beat Magazine Online
Celebrity news, gossip and cute boys or girls can be found in this teen culture magazine.

Upfront Home - Teen NYTimes Magazine
Complete digital issues and interactive resources for subscribers to The New York Times Upfront—perfect for your interactive whiteboard, projector, or computer.

Young Rider Magazine
For more than 15 years, Young Rider Magazine has taught young people, in an easy-to-read and entertaining way, how to look after their horses properly and how to improve their riding skills safely. Young Rider is a bi-monthly magazine written for children and teens who own horses or who take lessons at riding schools.

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