KID REPORTERS’ NOTEBOOK

My Hero Is You: Helping Kids Cope With the Coronavirus

Munveer Singh

July 7th, 2020

An online storybook published by the WHO and UNICEF helps children cope with their fears during the pandemic. 

The Pandemic Throws Shade on Summer Camps

Bobby Liberatos

July 6th, 2020

In New Jersey, summer camps will be able to reopen on July 6, but things will look very different. 

During the Pandemic, a “Much-Deserved” Break for Wildlife

Sophia Emma Wolff

June 29th, 2020

Amid widespread stay-at-home orders, some animals were able to find a little peace. 

New Jersey Students Cope With Remote Learning

Liset Zacker

June 26th, 2020

Fourth graders in South Orange tell our Kid Reporter about the pros and cons of learning at home during the pandemic.  

Understanding the Coronavirus

Josh Stiefel

June 18th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter talks with scientists at the CDC about confronting the pandemic, which has hit the U.S. particularly hard. 

In California, a Hold on Kids’ Sports

Johnny Chen

June 17th, 2020

During the pandemic, young athletes have had to find creative ways to exercise. 

TikTokking With Jami Kinton

Nolan Pastore

May 28th, 2020

During the pandemic, an Ohio actress and model has gone viral with her hilarious skits on social media.

Community Volunteers Help Medical Workers

Siroos Pasdar

May 26th, 2020

Amid the PPE shortage, neighbors in a New York City suburb pitched in to create fabric masks for local doctors and nurses. 

Saving Lives With 3D Printing

Annika Petras

May 21st, 2020

Students at Diamond Bar High School in California are using 3D printers to make reusable face shields for healthcare workers. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Washington

Zoe Adele Mirch...

May 19th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic

“My Father Is a Firefighter”

Tony J. Smith II

May 18th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter in North Carolina talks with his dad, who was in quarantine due to exposure to COVID-19. 

A Kid Reporter Talks With Frontline Workers

Alula Alderson

May 12th, 2020

What is it like for doctors and nurses to care for patients who have COVID-19? What should kids know about the virus? Our Kid Reporter finds out. 

An Online Learning Community Keeps Kids Connected

Marigold Grace Mioc

May 11th, 2020

A new online platform is designed to help kids around the world share their experiences and feel less alone during the pandemic. 

Tough Times for Food Pantries

Bobby Liberatos

May 7th, 2020

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, the number of Americans going hungry has risen sharply. Food banks and food pantries are struggling to help them. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Georgia

Bryce Jones

May 4th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Singapore

Lai Qi Xuan

May 3rd, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Antigua and Barbuda

Marley I. Alburez

May 2nd, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in New Zealand

Hinekerangi Waaka

April 29th, 2020

A Kid Reporter writes about her experiences during the pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in New York

Konrad Paul Schwarz

April 27th, 2020

A Kid Reporter writes about his experiences during the pandemic. 

The Power of Writing Letters

Zhorie'l Tapo

April 21st, 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, letter-writing has been a lifeline for many people. Our Kid Reporter explores the creative ways kids are preserving the tradition. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in South Korea

John Woo

April 17th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in New Jersey

Liset Zacker

April 16th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Caring for Tilly and Tamale During the Pandemic

Lucia Dong

April 14th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter in Hawaii has been training a new rescue dog and seeking a forever home for her foster cat. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in California

Johnny Chen

April 13th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

UNICEF USA Helps During the Pandemic

Siroos Pasdar

April 9th, 2020

A Kid Reporter talks with Brett Robinson, the organization’s chief financial and administrative officer, about efforts to help children and healthcare workers. 

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