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Get ready for a thrilling adventure with Kristen and Asher, as we explore cultures, languages, and traditions around the world! From different greetings around the world to the depths of the Great Blue Hole, we hope to cultivate a deeper understanding and appreciation of the diverse culture and geographies for families everywhere. Through each episode, we aim to help children become empathetic, creative, and global-minded leaders in their communities. So pack your bags, because it’s time to expand our imagination and become globe-trottin’ explorers in the comfort of our own homes! 

Culture Kids Podcast Airwave Media

    • Kids & Family
    • 3.0 • 6 Ratings

Get ready for a thrilling adventure with Kristen and Asher, as we explore cultures, languages, and traditions around the world! From different greetings around the world to the depths of the Great Blue Hole, we hope to cultivate a deeper understanding and appreciation of the diverse culture and geographies for families everywhere. Through each episode, we aim to help children become empathetic, creative, and global-minded leaders in their communities. So pack your bags, because it’s time to expand our imagination and become globe-trottin’ explorers in the comfort of our own homes! 

    🍴🧇 Around the World with Waffles: 🌎 A Delicious Journey from Belgium to Hong Kong!

    🍴🧇 Around the World with Waffles: 🌎 A Delicious Journey from Belgium to Hong Kong!

    🌍 Join us in this deliciously fun episode as we explore the fascinating world of waffles, inspired by a listener from Nigeria, Tobiangelo. Dive into the rich history and diverse types of waffles enjoyed around the globe!
    In this episode, discover the ancient origins of waffles, from Greek obelios to medieval European wafers, and learn how waffles made their way to America with Dutch and German settlers. We explore the rich culinary tradition of Belgian waffles, highlighting the unique Liege and Brussels waffles. We also journey to the Netherlands to uncover the story behind stroopwafels, thin syrup-filled treats best enjoyed with a hot drink, and to Hong Kong to explore the street food sensation of bubble waffles.
    Finally, we discuss the beloved American combination of fried chicken and waffles! Celebrate the universal love for waffles and the connections they create across continents in this mouthwatering episode.

    📪 For Comments & Birthday Shouts:
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    🎹 Music:
    Theme song composed by Kristen Kim. Arranged and recorded by Robin Lai
    All other music: Envato Elements


    Sources:
    Dark Rye and Honey Cake" by Regula Ysewijn
    https://time.com/3957420/waffles/
    https://www.foodandwine.com/recipes/liege-waffles
    https://www.pbs.org/food/stories/history-chicken-and-waffles#:~:text=The%20earliest%20American%20chicken%20and,with%20pulled%20chicken%20and%20gravy.
    https://www.pbs.org/video/chicken-red-velvet-waffles-vs-polish-boys-pierogies-xmgdtd/

    • 16 min
    ⭐ [JOKE SPECIAL!] 😜

    ⭐ [JOKE SPECIAL!] 😜

    Delivering a little extra dose of fun this week!
    Get ready to giggle, chuckle, and laugh as we share silly jokes from our listeners, from classic one-liners to modern-day zingers.
    We will be back next week with our regular programming:)

    Featuring:
    Asher Kim
    Nicholas and Adeline Kim

    Comments, questions, birthday shoutouts:
    hello@culturekidsmedia.com

    Website:
    http://culturekidsmedia.com

    Instagram:
    @culturekidsmedia

    • 4 min
    ⭐ [ CROSSOVER SPECIAL! ] The Dawn Of The Olympics 🏅 Crossover Episode with Koala Shine!

    ⭐ [ CROSSOVER SPECIAL! ] The Dawn Of The Olympics 🏅 Crossover Episode with Koala Shine!

    We have a special collaboration this week with one our favorite shows, Koala Shine to learn about the upcoming SUMMER OLYMPICS! 🌞.
    Today, we've combined forces with their host, Kelly to take you on an epic adventure through the history of the Olympics! The Time Machine is ready, our special guest, Mr. David Schafer is on the line, and we have fun facts and jokes at the ready- so what are you waiting for? 🚀
    Koala Shine is a show of mindful kids' short stories, with adventures taking us all over the globe and even out of this world! In every episode, you'll learn something new, with cool facts and jokes, topsy-turvy tales and even the opportunity for you to be on the pod too. Koala Shine is meaningful, mindful entertainment for developing brains, with not a screen in sight! Search Koala Shine on your favourite player, and hit 'follow' so you never miss an episode! Subscribe to Koala Shine+ for ad-free, uninterrupted adventures! https://koalashine.supercast.com/ 🌞.
    Upgrade to Koala Shine Plus for full ad-free access to our collection of kids’ shows, with bonus adventures and 8-hour episodes ⭐️ Subscribe via Apple Podcasts or visit https://koalashine.supercast.com/
    Koala Shine:
    Instagram 📸 @koalakids.fm
    Tiktok ⏰ @koalakids.fm
    Narrator 🎙️ Kelly MacBride, Kristen Kim & Asher Kim
    Original Music 🎸 Sokratis Seirlis

    Culture Kids:
    📪 For Comments & Birthday Shouts:
    hello@culturekidsmedia.com

    📞 Leave us a voicemail!
    http://culturekidsmedia.com

    ⭐️ Instagram:
    @culturekidsmedia

    🎹 Music:
    Theme song composed by Kristen Kim. Arranged and recorded by Robin Lai
    All other music: Envato Elements

    • 13 min
    🇯🇲 Pack Your Bags! 🌈 Let's Visit Jamaica with Jamaica Cultural Alliance!

    🇯🇲 Pack Your Bags! 🌈 Let's Visit Jamaica with Jamaica Cultural Alliance!

    We're taking a vibrant journey to the beautiful island of Jamaica!
    Join us as we welcome special guests Ms. Dorothy and Mr. Horace from the Jamaica Cultural Alliance. Together, we uncover the rich history, diverse landscapes, and unique cultures of Jamaica.
    Discover the warm, friendly greetings of Jamaicans and the island's motto, "Out of many, one people." Learn about the Taíno people, the Maroons, and how various cultures have shaped Jamaica into the melting pot it is today.
    We'll explore the stunning beaches, lush mountains, and fascinating landmarks like the Blue and John Crow Mountains, Dunn's River Falls, and the magical Green Grotto Caves.
    Hear about the languages spoken in Jamaica, including the local dialect, Patois, and the influence of Spanish. And for those with a love for adventure, find out about the ecotourism opportunities and bird-watching experiences that await.
    As always, our episode is filled with fun and learning, with a special birthday shoutout and heartwarming messages from our listeners. Don't miss the chance to dive into the wonders of Jamaica and learn how to celebrate our differences with curiosity, equality, and respect.

    🇯🇲 Jamaica Cultural Alliance:
    https://jamaicaculture.org/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JamaicaCulturalAlliance/

    📪 For Comments & Birthday Shouts:
    hello@culturekidsmedia.com

    📞 Leave us a voicemail!
    http://culturekidsmedia.com

    ⭐️ Instagram:
    @culturekidsmedia

    🎹 Music:
    Theme song composed by Kristen Kim. Arranged and recorded by Robin Lai
    All other music: Envato Elements

    • 23 min
    🥘 Journey Through the Enchanted Cambodian Night Markets🐠

    🥘 Journey Through the Enchanted Cambodian Night Markets🐠

    Join us as we welcome Mr. Sayon from the United Cambodian Community!
    In this episode, you'll discover the enchanting world of Cambodian night markets, filled with delicious foods, vibrant crafts, and fascinating traditions like shadow puppetry. Learn about the unique flavors of Cambodian cuisine, including prahok, and the communal joy of these bustling markets. Plus, hear heartfelt messages from our listeners and get ready to embrace new adventures. Don't miss out on the fun—subscribe, and leave us a 5-star rating for a special shoutout on the show!

    Cambodian Shadow Puppets:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkwlplUOW4g&t=4s
    https://ich.unesco.org/en/RL/sbek-thom-khmer-shadow-theatre-00108
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gtvu5L8jX1g

    United Cambodian Community:
    https://ucclb.org/

    Follow here to receive updates on the next Night Marklet!
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/ucclb
    IG: https://www.instagram.com/uccoflongbeach/

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    • 20 min
    The Beauty of Accents and the Wonderful Stories They Tell

    The Beauty of Accents and the Wonderful Stories They Tell

    In this episode we welcome back Dr. Victor Santos, a children's book author and linguist, to dive into the fascinating world of languages, dialects, and accents. Join us as we explore how accents tell wonderful stories about the people around us and reflect their unique cultural backgrounds. Dr. Santos shares insights on the difference between dialects and languages, and how accents add to the vibrant diversity of our global society.
    We also discuss practical tips on how to communicate with friends who speak differently and the importance of embracing our differences with kindness and curiosity. Tune in to learn how accents can be a window into new experiences and friendships. Don't miss this exciting adventure in understanding the beauty of accents!

    Dr. Victor Santos:
    https://www.authorvictorsantos.com/

    Purchase What Makes Us Human HERE.

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    To our valued listeners: please consider requesting that your local library add a copy of What Makes Us Human to their collection!
    To request a book purchase with your library (you must be a patron), you can simply Google for your library's name plus the keywords "suggest a title" or "request a title" and it should take you to a form where you can request a copy of What Makes Us Human using the information provided in the email template below. If that does not work, you can simply email your library using the wording in the email below (all you need to do is fill in your name):

    Subject: Book Purchase Request for Library Collection
    To the person in charge of acquisitions of children's books, 
    My name is (Your name) and I am a patron of the library. 
    I would like to request purchase for our collection of a wonderful new non-fiction children's book called "What Makes Us Human". The book, on the theme of language, languages, and cultural diversity, has received a starred review from School Library Journal and has been chosen by UNESCO as the official children's book for the United Nations International Decade of Indigenous Languages. Below is further information about the book:
    ISBN: 978-0802856258
    Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
    Year: 2024
    Format: Print
    More information: starred School Library Journal review and very positive reviews by Booklist and Hornbook. 
    I believe this book would be an incredible addition to our library's collection and a way for our library to show our patrons that it cares about linguistic and cultural diversity. 
    Thank you for considering adding "What Makes Us Human" to your collection.
    Best regards, 
    (Your Name)

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    • 19 min

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Amazing Podcast for Kids

My kids and I really enjoy this podcast. We love learning about other cultures and the podcast does an amazing job presenting it in a child friendly way. It’s the perfect length to engage my children. Love that this is a mom-son duo. The son makes it inviting for kids to listen. Keep up the amazing work!

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