KID REPORTERS’ NOTEBOOK

Behind the Scenes at a Farmers Market

Zoe Adele Mirch...

December 3rd, 2019

Farmers markets are bringing a sense of belonging and well-being to communities around the United States.

Soaring Through the Redwoods

Ella Porter

December 2nd, 2019

A unique eco-adventure in the Santa Cruz Mountains of California lets visitors experience nature while suspended in air.

Dav Pilkey Visits Shanghai

Victoria Tang

December 2nd, 2019

Our Kid Reporter talks with the creator of Dog Man during his “Do Good” tour in Asia. 

Addressing the Global Water Crisis

Nikita A. Mohile

November 26th, 2019

Since 1981, the nonprofit organization WaterAid has provided clean water to more than 25 million people around the world.

A Taste of Peking Duck

Brian Kan King Lun

November 26th, 2019

Peking duck has been served in China for centuries. Our Kid Reporter visits Beijing to find out how the popular dish is made. 

Traveling Back in Time in Singapore

Lai Qi Xuan

November 26th, 2019

An immersive exhibition in Singapore, “The Bicenenntial Experience,” brings the rich history of this Southeast Asian island to life. 

Building Strength at a Ninja Playground

Luis Reyes

November 25th, 2019

In Cheyenne, Wyoming, a Ninja Playground helps kids improve agility and strength. 

Kids at Work

Bobby Liberatos

November 25th, 2019

The annual Kidpreneur Business Expo lets young people from around the United States showcase the companies they started. 

A New Telescope Is Set to Launch

Johnny Chen

November 22nd, 2019

Our Kid Reporter visits Northrop Grumman in Redondo Beach, California, to learn more about NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope. 

A Conversation With Ohio’s Governor

Nolan Pastore

November 22nd, 2019

Our Kid Reporter talks with Republican Governor Mike DeWine and his wife, Frances DeWine, at the Statehouse in Columbus. 

Marching for the Climate in Canada

Marigold Grace Mioc

November 22nd, 2019

Thousands of people gathered in the city of Edmonton last month to call for more action to protect the climate. 

On Top of the Great Smoky Mountains

Teresa Fang

November 22nd, 2019

The mountain range along the border of Tennessee and North Carolina is famous for its spectacular views. 

Protecting Rare Birds in New Zealand

Hinekerangi Waaka

November 22nd, 2019

In North Canterbury, New Zealand, the Ashley-Rakahuri Rivercare Group is working to save birds threatened by environmental pollution.

NASCAR Drive for Diversity

Andrew Raymundo

November 20th, 2019

Each year, NASCAR sponsors a competition to give promising young drivers from different backgrounds a chance to compete on the profesional level. 

What Is a Balut?

Colin Adrien Co...

November 20th, 2019

Our Kid Reporter in the Philippines introduces readers to a local delicacy and explains how to eat it.

The Greatest Show—and Tell—on Earth

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

November 19th, 2019

Makers gather in Louisville, Kentucky, to celebrate innovation, creativity, and curiosity.

In the Mood for Judy Moody

Claire Olivia H...

November 18th, 2019

Author Megan McDonald and illustrator Peter Reynolds talk about the enduring power of the Judy Moody book series. 

The Genius of Leonardo da Vinci

Sophia Dal Magr...

November 15th, 2019

An exhibition at the Italian Embassy in Brasília showcases the work of one of the greatest artists in history.  

In Memphis, Little Helpers Make a Big Difference

Aanya Kabra

November 15th, 2019

A Tennessee organization encourages young people to give back to the community. 

A News Anchor Tells Her Story

Nolan Pastore

November 15th, 2019

Journalist and author Romona Robinson rose from poverty to become the first African American woman to serve as a news anchor in Ohio. 

Gazing at the Stars in Thailand

Gemmy Somboontham

November 14th, 2019

Our Kid Reporter learns about astronomy at a special event for kids in Chang Mai. 

The Vice President Plants a “Moon Tree”

Sidonie Gillette

November 13th, 2019

Our Kid Reporter talks with Vice President Pence at a ceremony honoring America’s space program. 

Saving Sea Turtles

Iniyah Jones

November 13th, 2019

The Marine Environmental Education Center in Hollywood, Florida, shows visitors how to protec sea turtles from human harm. 

The Magic of Chris Colfer

Alula Alderson

November 12th, 2019

The actor and writer explores the challenges of everyday life and acceptance in the fictional worlds he creates. 

A Visit to a Renaissance Festival

Sophia Emma Wolff

November 5th, 2019

On weekends in late summer and early autumn, visitors to the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire can step back in time. 

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