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Squiz Kids is a news podcast, just for kids!

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.


Friday, 17 September, 2021

Submarines and staying safe; why Iceland wants your footprint; the teenage footy grand final star; and the Masked Singer’s Dannii Minogue.

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Tuesday, 7 September, 2021

Shang Chi smashes box office; Scotland’s great beaver comeback; Percy pulls a Mars rock; and tuna fish make a welcome return.

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Monday, 6 September, 2021

Operation: Shot In The Arm; Indonesia’s earthquake-proof school; Aussie Paralympic gold rush; and the funniest animal photos in the world.

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Friday, 3 September, 2021

Paralympians get equal pay; Big John the triceratops; the firefighting goats; and the 9 year-old off to university.

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Thursday, 2 September, 2021

Making friends in the world; Antarctica’s new ice-breaking boat; Scooter Patterson owns the Paralympics; and how cockies use cutlery.

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Wednesday, 1 September, 2021

China bans video games; AFL Grand Final goes to Perth, why scientists are collecting dugong poo; and Wally the walrus finds a home.

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Tuesday, 31 August, 2021

Historic day in Afghanistan; Mississippi River flows backwards; our Paralympic heroes; and Nandi, the 11 year-old rock star.

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Monday, 30 August, 2021

Hurricane Ida bears down; Switzerland’s flying cows; Swifts do it again in netball final; and Woody the wonderdog calls it a day.

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Friday, 27 August, 2021

The four-legged whale dinosaur; the7,000 year old teenager; it’s Super Netball grand final time; and how to tell if your cat likes you.

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Thursday, 26 August, 2021

The Covid class conquers NAPLAN; lost and found in the woods; the end of a rock and roll era; and the Paralympic party gets started. 

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Wednesday, 25 August, 2021

Swooping magpie season; why T-rex was a fussy eater; why humans aren’t horses; and the new Spider Man trailer is here.

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