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Squiz Kids Today

Squiz Kids Today is your shortcut to the world around you. A quick news podcast for curious kids, it’s your weekday news fix that’s fun, fresh, and agenda-free. The Daily Download gives you levelled literacy activities aligned both to the podcast, and the Australian curriculum.


Thursday, June 24, 2021

Sydney on COVID red alert; Kashmir’s classroom in the clouds; Scientists baffled by China’s wandering elephants; and stinky undies in space.

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Friday, 30 July, 2021

Another golden day for Oz; Fiji’s rugby bank notes; Arthur the aardvark says goodbye; and why it’s time to cuddle a cow.

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Thursday, 29 July, 2021

Aussie gold rush rolls on; the world’s biggest sapphire; searching for aliens; and Pokemon: the TV series.

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Wednesday, 28 July, 2021

Back to school for Vic & SA; Iraq’s mine-sniffing dogs; the man who ran on water; and the world’s most expensive fries.

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Tuesday, 27 July, 2021

Arise Ariarne! New queen of the pool; the bridge that released an album; Meteor lights up Norway; and the lady who knitted a castle.

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Monday, 26 July, 2021

Let the Olympic gold rush begin!; Bear ambush in Alaska; Sydney’s bin-raiding cockies; and mac’n’cheese ice-cream.

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Friday, 23 July, 2021

An Olympics like no other; the drones making it rain in Dubai, Mars rover digs deep; and Kenda the milk-loving kangaroo.

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Thursday, 22 July, 2021

Brisbane Olympics here we come!; Bear tries its hand at Olympic softball; Bucks win NBA final; and gaming comes to Netflix.

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Q+A with Olympians Matt Shirvington & Emma George

A special, Olympic-themed Squiz Kids Q+A featuring Aussie Olympic sprinter, Matt Shirvington and Aussie Olympic pole vaulter, Emma George.

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Wednesday, 21 July, 2021

Brissie Olympics announcement day; Lockdown-a-palooza; Bucks and Suns fight for NBA crown; and Maxi the marvelous escape tortoise.

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Tuesday, 20 July, 2021

Youngest person ever in space; Sea animals invade Olympics; Le Bron slam dunks Black Widow; and the tiny frog patient.

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