KID REPORTERS’ NOTEBOOK

After the Capitol Riot, Trump is Impeached Again

Lincoln Miller

January 14th, 2021

Our Kid Reporter talks with constitutional law scholar Laurence Tribe about the aftermath of Election 2020. 

Coronavirus Cases Rise in South Korea

John Woo

January 11th, 2021

Our Kid Reporter in Seoul describes renewed efforts to control the deadly virus on the Korean Peninsula.  

Kids Struggle With Mental Health

Teresa Fang

January 7th, 2021

During the coronavirus pandemic, isolation and disruptions to daily life have led to an increase in depression and anxiety among young people. 

Marine Life in Hawaii Get a Break During the Pandemic

Lucia Dong

January 5th, 2021

Marine biologists are studying changes in Hanauma Bay, which was popular among snorkelers before the coronavirus pandemic forced its closure. 

Two New Vaccines Offer Hope

Kai Koblentz

January 4th, 2021

Amid the deadly coronavirus pandemic, vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna are providing hope. 

Understanding Time Zones

Lincoln Miller

December 24th, 2020

If our Kid Reporter in Florida wants to talk with our Kid Reporter in Japan, what time does he need to wake up? 

An Economic Crisis in Lebanon

Dana Chaaban

December 22nd, 2020

Our Kid Reporter asks young people how this Middle Eastern country’s financial collapse is affecting them and their families. 

A Democratic Official Reflects on the Electoral Process

Lincoln Miller

December 17th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter talks with Terrie Rizzo, who has served as chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party for the past three years. 

Poupelle of Chimney Town

Nanaka Takahashi

December 16th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter in Japan visits an illuminated storybook exhibition that offers hope to kids during the pandemic. 

Jupiter and Saturn Come Together

Quade Kelley

December 15th, 2020

A rare celestial event will occur on December 21, when the two planets will look like one giant star.  

A Surprise Visit From a Snowy Owl

Zoe Adele Mirch...

December 14th, 2020

Residents of the Queen Anne neighborhood in Seattle, Washington, have been enjoying unexpected company. 

Lights, Camera, Safety!

Kai Koblentz

December 14th, 2020

During the pandemic, the U.S. entertainment industry is following strict guidelines to keep actors and others safe when they’re on set. 

Inside the Creole Nutcracker

Zhoriél Tapo

December 12th, 2020

A magical 19th-century ballet for the holidays gets a Louisiana twist. 

A Plus for Canada at the Math Olympiad

Nikita A. Mohile

December 11th, 2020

Think of math problems as you would a fun puzzle, an award-winning team member advises. 

Recovering From a Typhoon in the Philippines

Colin Adrien Co...

December 9th, 2020

A fierce storm in November caused flooding and extensive damage on the island of Luzon. 

The Sound of Tennis

Siroos Pasdar

December 9th, 2020

A unique instructional program in New York’s Long Island City helps people who are visually impaired learn how to play tennis. 

Volunteering at the Vet’s

Jaxon Jones

December 7th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter writes about a magical experience he had while helping out at a local veterinary clinic.

Paint Memphis Brings Color to the City

Varun Kabra

December 4th, 2020

A unique public mural program adds vibrance to neighborhoods in this city in Tennessee. 

Kamala Harris Makes History

Munveer Singh

December 4th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter asks young people in California how they feel about the Vice President-elect, the first woman to serve in the role. 

Life With Chance

Olivia RL Rodgers

December 2nd, 2020

Our Kid Reporter in Minnesota writes in praise of her family’s beloved dog, Sir Chancellor Montague Rodgers I. 

Baby Turtles Struggle Towards the Sea

Clara Lopes Salim

November 30th, 2020

When an oil spill in Brazil stopped baby sea turtles from getting to the ocean, a local conservation group worked to save them.

A Conversation With Jeff Kinney

Shane Mukasa

November 24th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter talks with the creator of the best-selling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. 

Listening to Voters in Connecticut

Luke Lamour

November 23rd, 2020

Many people in the Nutmeg State cast their ballots this year with the hope of ending the pandemic and racism in the United States. 

Getting Through Lockdown in the Philippines

Colin Adrien Co...

November 23rd, 2020

Our Kid Reporter in Metro Manila talks with young people about the country’s strict stay-at-home orders.

“The Ickabog” Features Art by Kids

Erik Pawczynski

November 20th, 2020

A new fairy tale by J.K. Rowling includes illustrations created by students between the ages of 7 and 12.   

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