Ella Porter

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Ella Porter lives in California and was born in 2007.

  • Ella is a competitive gymnast who also loves to sing with the ukulele.
  • In her spare time, Ella loves to do block printing, Tiktok dances, and hanging out with her dog.
  • She enjoys listening to Imagine Dragons, Christina Perri, and Slander.

“Knowing that my thoughts are being shared with others around the world fills my heart with love and joy!”



Ella Porter

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Mining Benitoite

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September 13th, 2022

Our Kid Reporter learns about California’s official state gem, the rarest gem on Earth. 

After a Volcanic Eruption, a Tsunami

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February 28th, 2022

In January, a volcanic eruption in Tonga, a remote island nation, triggered massive waves thousands of miles away in California. 

Kids Learn About Ocean Safety

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August 23rd, 2021

In California, junior lifeguard programs help kids learn about water safety, first aid, and sportsmanship while having fun. 

A Moon to Remember

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June 29th, 2021

On May 26, stargazers got to see a rare “super flower blood moon” lunar eclipse.

Coping With the Pandemic: One Year Later

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March 12th, 2021

Our Kid Reporter in California’s Santa Cruz County describes the return to in-person learning at her school. 

Hope Buried in the Ashes

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November 8th, 2020

A devastating fire in California in August destroyed a beloved church camp. 

California Prepares for the Presidential Election

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August 4th, 2020

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, most people will be able to vote by mail in this year’s election.  

Californians Watch King Tides Roll In

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February 14th, 2020

These unusually high tides, which typically occur during a full moon, hit the state’s coastal areas in January. 

Soaring Through the Redwoods

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December 2nd, 2019

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

Glass Beach

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October 2nd, 2019

Years of dumping garbage helped a beach near Fort Bragg, California, became renowned for its sea glass.