9 episodes

IndyKids Voices is a podcast by IndyKids, a social justice news source for kids, by kids. Our podcast includes our Climate Crisis series, audio storytelling projects, kid reporter interviews, and more from student reporters ages 9-15. Visit IndyKids.org to find out how you can participate and support!

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

IndyKids Voices is a podcast by IndyKids, a social justice news source for kids, by kids. Our podcast includes our Climate Crisis series, audio storytelling projects, kid reporter interviews, and more from student reporters ages 9-15. Visit IndyKids.org to find out how you can participate and support!

    The Power of Art

    The Power of Art

    4th graders from P.S. 117Q in NYC explore the power of art. They reflect on their own ideas about art and interview Carlos Mateu, a painter, mural artist, poet, dancer, and teacher. Support IndyKids by visiting us at IndyKids.org.Special thanks to Ms. Perry, Mrs. Maraj, Carlos Mateu, Claudine DeSola, and Groundswell!Produced and edited by Em Löwinger. Music by Adrian Moring. About Carlos Mateu:Carlos Mateu was born in 1970 in Havana, Cuba, and has resided in the United States sinc...

    • 25 min
    Someday You Could Be...An Actor and Humanitarian Like Shakira Barrera!

    Someday You Could Be...An Actor and Humanitarian Like Shakira Barrera!

    IndyKids reporter CJ interviewed Shakira Barrera, a Nicaraguan-American actress and humanitarian. You can catch her playing a role in the upcoming Marvel series, Ironheart.They discussed her career, the challenges of being an actor, representation in Hollywood, Shakira's humanitarian efforts, and advice she has for young people who want to be actors.Produced and edited by Em Löwinger; Theme music by Adrian Moring.Visit IndyKids.org to find out how you can participate and support!

    • 11 min
    Space Interview Podcast

    Space Interview Podcast

    Which planets are hot? Does a planet made of diamonds exist? Why hasn't there been an astronaut on the moon for 50 years? Has a spaceship ever flown near a black hole? Are humans treating space as badly as we're treating our oceans? Students at the Gillen Brewer School interview Dr. Erika Nesvold and ask her all of these questions and more! Visit IndyKids.org to learn more about our newspaper, educational programs and how you can get involved!About Dr. Erika Nesvold:Dr. Erika Nesvold is an as...

    • 24 min
    The Power of Kindness

    The Power of Kindness

    IndyKids reporters from P.S. 117Q in NYC explore the power of kindness. They interview Malachi Coleman, a 4-star football player from Lincoln, Nebraska who will play for the Nebraska Huskers next year. Because of his own experiences in foster care, Malachi founded Fly Like Chi, a foundation that brings sports and arts to children in foster care. Listen as IndyKids fourth graders go through the process of preparing for and conducting their interview, and reflect on what kindness means to them....

    • 18 min
    Climate Crisis Episode 5: Fossil Fuels & Climate Disasters With Journalist Antonia Juhasz

    Climate Crisis Episode 5: Fossil Fuels & Climate Disasters With Journalist Antonia Juhasz

    IndyKids reporters Charlotte and Lucas interview award-winning writer and environmental journalist, Antonia Juhasz, about her path in climate reporting, how she centers activists and impacted people in her coverage, and what gives her hope.Key terms to listen for:Solutions journalismInequitiesFenceline communitiesClimate disasterFood and fisheriesClimateExpert/expertiseDiscussion Questions:How did Antonia start covering the climate crisis?What is solutions journalism?Why does Antonia prioriti...

    • 22 min
    Climate Crisis Episode 4: Pipeline Resistance and Divesting With Organizer Jackie Fielder

    Climate Crisis Episode 4: Pipeline Resistance and Divesting With Organizer Jackie Fielder

    IndyKids reporters Cayzlen and Maliyah interview activist Jackie Fielder about her experiences organizing against the Dakota Access Pipeline and her role in the divestment movement happening in San Francisco.Key terms to listen for:Ancestral territoriesReservationTreatyTribal citizenRenewable energyDivestment / disinvestmentDiscussion Questions:What led Jackie to become a climate organizer?Why does Jackie want the city of San Francisco to stop doing business with big banks?Why are pipelines s...

    • 25 min

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