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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, 24 August, 2021

Operation Evacuate; Kenya’s big animal count; Our gold medal boccia hope; the 5 year-old who did a 200 day walk.

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Monday, 23 August, 2021

Paralympics here we come!; Antarctic air drop rescue mission; Giants, Demons big weekend; and babbling bats and high-fiving apes.

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Friday, 20 August, 2021

Flying doctors to the rescue; Robots do parkour; why Ed Sheeran loves to fail; and the teen pilot flying around the world.

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Thursday, 19 August, 2021

Look out! The mice are back; the 10 year-old skate park king; Dua Lipa’s Elton John moment; and beware the bear in the bin.

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Q+A with Paralympian Tyan Taylor

A special Paralympic-themed Squiz Kids Q+A featuring Tyan Taylor.

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Wednesday, 18 August, 2021

Australia rolls up its sleeves; the world’s longest number; Farewell Eddie Betts; and introducing Bus Stop the pit bull.

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Tuesday, 17 August, 2021

Afghanistan explained; India’s dancing policeman; Peter Bol’s big race win; and the really tall giraffe baby.

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Monday, 16 August, 2021

Home school for all of NSW; Sri Lanka’s solar-powered tuk-tuk, Banksy takes a beach holiday; the mammoths that ran a marathon.

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Friday, 13 August, 2021

Operation Humpback a success; the Olympian who caught a taxi for gold; the longest word in the world; and Wally the Walrus goes boating.

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Thursday, 12 August, 2021

Wally: the lockdown busting lamb; Messi’s French kiss; pizza in space; and the gentle art of rat tickling.

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