KID REPORTERS’ NOTEBOOK

Kid Reporter Abigail Wilson-Kageni with Sam Davis and his mother, Roslyn

Bon Appétit

A. Wilson-Kageni

July 10th, 2015

Our Kid Reporter see some familiar faces at the White House Kids’ “State Dinner.”

Between 1892 and 1954, millions of immigrants to the United States passed through Ellis Island on their way to a new life.

A Visit to Ellis Island

Joshua Yi

July 10th, 2015

An immigration museum traces America’s past.

Chris Christie Announces His Presidential Run

Alexis Williams

July 6th, 2015

New Jersey’s Republican Governor promises to “restore the American dream.”

Showdown on Mauna Kea

Julian Ibarra

July 2nd, 2015

Should a telescope be built on the Mauna Kea mountainside in Hawaii?

Protecting Tarsiers

Georgia Limcaoco

June 29th, 2015

Our Kid Reporter visits a conservation area for tarsiers in the Philippines.

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush waves to a crowd on June 15 at Miami Dade College, where he announced his bid for the Republican presidential nomination.

Bush Announces a Presidential Run

Bobby Sena

June 19th, 2015

“We will take command of our future,” Jeb Bush tells a Miami crowd.

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves to supporters on June 13 at a park on Roosevelt Island in New York City.

Clinton Campaign Kick-Off

Adedayo Perkovich

June 19th, 2015

The former Secretary of State vows to fight for all Americans.

Jurassic World Roars Into Theaters

Jeremy Hsiao

June 12th, 2015

Our Kid Reporter reviews the much-anticipated sequel to Jurassic Park.

Summer With a Twist

Julian Targete

June 11th, 2015

Author Citra Tenore talks about self-publishing a book for middle schoolers.

Author Citra Tenore—Video

Julian Targete

June 10th, 2015

What is the writing process like for a middle-school author?

Healthy Eating at the White House

A. Wilson-Kageni

June 8th, 2015

First Lady Michelle Obama helps kids make healthy meals.

Children from the National Dance Institute in New York City perform a Chinese dance. Their performance was part of a cultural exchange program involving children from the United States and China.

The Power of Dance

Madison Medina

June 5th, 2015

Our Kid Reporter meets students who dance their hearts out every week.

A Visit to Ellis Island, Part I — Video

Joshua Yi

June 3rd, 2015

A historian offers his insights into immigration in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

A Visit to Ellis Island, Part II — Video

Joshua Yi

June 3rd, 2015

How the island is recovering from the ravages of Hurricane Sandy

Seventh Graders Serve Others

Jordan Mundy

June 1st, 2015

Students make a big difference by helping people in their community.

Arches National Park, which is located above the Colorado River in southern Utah, has more than 2,000 red sandstone arches.

Find Your Park

Adedayo Perkovich

May 29th, 2015

National Parks are “America’s storyteller,” says Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

Inside Our National Parks, Part I—Video

Adedayo Perkovich

May 29th, 2015

Adedayo Perkovich talks with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

Inside Our National Parks, Part II—Video

Adedayo Perkovich

May 28th, 2015

Adedayo Perkovich talks with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

Big News! Emma Is On the Air!

Alexis Williams

May 27th, 2015

TV news reporter Ida Siegal discusses a memorable character.

Miss Business

A. Wilson-Kageni

May 26th, 2015

A young entrepreneur shares her secrets to success.

Waves crash over a seawall in Scituate, Massachusetts, on the eve of Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. The superstorm claimed more than 230 lives in the United States and caused an estimated $65 billion in damages.

Hurricane Hunters

Lara Santana

May 22nd, 2015

As the Atlantic hurricane season approaches, experts offer tips on how to prepare.

The Future of Farming?

K. Chandrasekhara

May 22nd, 2015

As the population grows, farmland is becoming more scarce. Does the solution lie in vertical farming?

Step Into the Future With Tomorrowland

Jeremy Hsiao

May 21st, 2015

Our Kid Reporter reviews a new action film starring George Clooney.

“Make Writing a Part of Your Life”

Georgia Limcaoco

May 19th, 2015

Our Kid Reporter in the Philippines talks with author Gordon Korman.

March for Peace

Justin Cose

May 10th, 2015

Young people in Chicago join together to make their community safer.

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