Welcome to NewzKidz! A new weekly podcast covering global news stories and current affairs, presented by Rose (age 8) and Zara (age 10). Tune in to hear us talk about what's important in our world today, what's making the news headlines, and why kids should care. You can discuss our stories with your friends, parents and teachers, and let us know what you think.
NewzKidz S3 E12: Covid-19 Vaccines, Distance-Learning Protests, Brexit, Electric Cars, Climate Conference, Anti-Bullying Week
This week the NewzKidz report on recent progress in the hunt for a Covid-19 vaccine, how students in Italy are protesting against distance-learning and school closure, the latest on Brexit, the UK's plans to ban petrol and diesel cars, a youth climate...
NewzKidz S3 E11: Coronavirus Vaccine, Impact of Lockdown on Children, US Election, 100 year old Carrier Pigeon Message, Virgin Hyperloop, Friendship Week
This week the NewzKidz report on the latest exciting developments around the Coronavirus vaccine, how children have been affected by lockdown, the latest on the US Election results, the discovery of a 100 year old carrier pigeon message from World War...
NewzKidz S3 E10: US Election, UK Lockdown, Singapore schools, Sir Sean Connery, Bonfire Night, Remembrance Day
This week the NewzKidz report on the results of the US Election, the UK’s second lockdown, how Singapore schools are tracking children for Covid, the death of Sir Sean Connery, Bonfire Night and Remembrance Day.
NewzKidz S3 E9: Free school meals, Hallowe'en, US Election, UK's oldest person, Changing Clocks, Squidbot
This week the NewzKidz report on the top stories of the week including Marcus Rashford's campaign to extend the provision of free school meals into October half term, Covid-restricted Hallowe'en celebrations, the latest news on the US Election as...
NewzKidz S3 E8: US Election, Coronavirus, Moon Internet, Slime, Unblocktober, Book Review: When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
This week on NewzKidz we talk about the US Election, the latest news about the Coronavirus pandemic, how NASA is trying to put a mobile phone network on the moon, why slime might be good for us, and what Unblocktober is all about. Lastly, Zara reviews...
NewzKidz S3 E7: Coronavirus, Great Barrier Reef, Mars Opposition, World Mental Health Day, Ada Lovelace Day, Earthshot Prize
This week the NewzKidz update listeners on the latest news on the Coronavirus pandemic, coral depletion across the Great Barrier Reef due to climate change, the Mars Opposition, World Mental Health Day, how Ada Lovelace Day celebrates the achievements...