Thursday, June 20, 2024

Squiz Kids Media Literacy Survey 

Your daily kids news podcast.

Nuclear power in play; Egypt’s Marge Simpson mummy; Social media warning; and Mbappe’s nose and Ronaldo’s return.

Get ready to hear a lot about nuclear energy! The Federal Opposition has announced plans to build nuclear power plants if they win the next election. Nuclear power is super efficient but can be dangerous. Stay tuned for more election updates!

Archeologists in Egypt found a 3,500-year-old mummy with a striking resemblance to Marge Simpson! Despite the uncanny look, experts say it’s the daughter of an ancient high priest. Time travel or just a funny coincidence? You decide!

Euro 2024 is on, and it’s thrilling! France, England, Portugal, and Germany are the favorites. But France faces a setback with Mbappe’s injury, while Ronaldo is back in action for Portugal. Game on, soccer fans!

Squiz-E the Newshound brings big news! America’s top doctor says social media is as harmful as cigarettes and should have warning labels. Studies show too much social media can make teens anxious or depressed. Remember to think before you scroll! Thanks, Squiz-E!

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