NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – McDonald’s wants to help students get off to a strong start as they get ready to take the STAAR (State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness) exam.

The fast food chain is offering free breakfast for 3rd-8th grade students and teachers today from from 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

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The free breakfast choices includes either an Egg White Delight McMuffin or fruit and maple oatmeal, apple juice or 1% low fat milk and apple slices.

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The offer requires students to go inside the restaurant to receive the breakfast and they must be accompanied by an adult.

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Teachers taking advantage of the free breakfast offer must simply show their school identification.