KID REPORTERS’ NOTEBOOK

Volcano Erupts in the Philippines

Colin Adrien Co...

February 4th, 2020

On January 12, the Taal Volcano erupted in the province of Batangas, forcing tens of thousands of people to evacuate their homes. 

Bringing Joy to Kids

Nikita A. Mohile

February 4th, 2020

Make-A-Wish Canada brings hope into the lives of critically-ill children and their families.

Eye on the Election

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

February 3rd, 2020

With the primary season underway, political scientist and presidential scholar Barbara Perry shares her insights into the process. 

An Artist Brings a Splash of Color to Canada

Marigold Grace Mioc

February 3rd, 2020

Dean Stanton, a Calgary-based artist, engages the community in creating his colorful murals.

Groundhog Predicts an Early Spring

Nolan Pastore

February 2nd, 2020

On Groundhog Day in Western Pennsylvania, the legendary “Punxsutawney Phil” did not see his shadow when he emerged from his burrow. 

Wyoming Celebrates Women’s Suffrage

Luis Reyes

January 31st, 2020

On December 10, 2019, ceremonies across the state marked the 150th anniversary of this historic right. 

Champions On—and Off—the Ice

Teresa Fang

January 30th, 2020

Nathan Chen and Alysa Liu defended their titles at the 2020 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Biden Campaigns in New Hampshire

Claire Olivia H...

January 27th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter catches up with former Vice President Joe Biden at his campaign stop in Salem, New Hampshire. 

A Not-So-Common Giraffe

Zoe Adele Mirch...

January 23rd, 2020

When a baby giraffe had difficulty walking, veterinarians at Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, Washington, found a creative solution.

Technology Helps a Reporter Speak

Bryce Jones

January 23rd, 2020

After radio correspondent Jamie Dupree lost his voice, he feared that he would no longer be able to report the news.

Democrats Hold Final Debate Before Iowa

Munveer Singh

January 21st, 2020

Our Kid Reporter watches the debate to see what the candidates are saying ahead of the Iowa Caucuses. 

Senator Markey Runs for Re-election

Claire Olivia H...

January 14th, 2020

The Democratic Senator has competition in his bid to represent Massachusetts for another term. 

Getting With the Beat

Liset Zacker

January 13th, 2020

Champion beatboxer Kaila Mullady has turned her hobby into a successful career. 

“The Crayon Girl”

Nolan Pastore

January 9th, 2020

A 10-year-old Ohio girl brings color into the lives of children around the country who are hospitalized. 

On the Air With Rose Scott

Bryce Jones

January 6th, 2020

A radio host in Atlanta, Georgia, talks with our Kid Reporter about her award-winning career.

A “Ring of Fire” Dazzles in Singapore

Lai Qi Xuan

January 6th, 2020

Last month, for the first time in nearly two decades, skywatchers across Southeast Asia were able to see an annular (ring-shaped) solar eclipse.

Helsinki Hosts an Education Summit

Marigold Grace Mioc

January 3rd, 2020

An annual event in Finland brings together innovators from around the world who are creating new ways for students to learn. 

Rockin’ the Schools

Nolan Pastore

January 3rd, 2020

An education program at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, helps local kids learn about history, literature, culture, and science through music.

A Bike for Every Kid

Sophia Emma Wolff

January 3rd, 2020

A nonprofit organization in Delaware helps children with special needs enjoy the freedom and fun of a bicycle ride. 

Taking Care of Pets and Pests

Claire Olivia H...

January 2nd, 2020

Our Kid Reporter talks with the Massachusetts Animal Control Officer of the Year about the work she does to help keep her community safe. 

 

Why Andrew Yang Is Running for President

Teresa Fang

December 23rd, 2019

The Asian-American entrepreneur wants to address income inequality in the United States. 

Christmas in Puerto Rico

Amanda Erbe

December 23rd, 2019

In this United States territory located in the Caribbean, traditional music plays an important role in holiday celebrations.   

Women Shine in Lightning Thief

Liset Zacker

December 20th, 2019

A musical adaptation of Rick Riordan’s best-selling novel spotlights tough, independent woman. 

Celebrating World Children’s Day at the UN

Siroos Pasdar

December 17th, 2019

Our Kid Reporter talks with Millie Bobby Brown and Halima Aden about their work for UNICEF and the importance of protecting children everywhere. 

A Fun Run With Santa

Laura Zhang

December 17th, 2019

In Reston, Virginia, an annual 5K road race with Santa and Mrs. Claus has become a favorite holiday tradition. 

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