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Still image from: Two Cents: How to Survive an Unemployment Crisis (COVID-19)
Two Cents
Season 3 / Ep 17
6 minutes 32 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

Many people felt the effects of lost income due to COVID. This episode offers ways to rethink spending without giving up everything. Part of the "Two Cents" series.

Still image from: Two Cents: Can the Food Industry Survive Covid-19?
Two Cents
Season 3 / Ep 18
12 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

The COVID pandemic hit the food service industry especially hard. This episode explains how small business owners are coping. Part of the "Two Cents" series.

Still image from: Talking to Children About COVID-19: A Parent Resource
8 minutes 4 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -

Deaf mentors from the Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and Blind offer tips to parents on how to talk to children about the coronavirus. The information is presented in American Sign Language (ASL).

Man in glasses and blue collared shirt gestures with hands out and lips pursed in mid-speech.
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 8 / Ep 17
Grade Level: 10 - 12

Masks work. They are safe for almost everyone to wear. But there’s still a lot of confusion and misinformation out there when it comes both to wearing masks and the actual risks of getting infected with COVID-19. Part of the "It's Okay to Be Smart...Read More

Still image from: Two Cents: Will I Get Money From the Stimulus Bill? (COVID-19)
Two Cents
Season 3 / Ep 16
5 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

Find out the eligibility requirements for the COVID stimulus package. Part of the "Two Cents" series.

Still image from: It's Okay to Be Smart: Inside the Lab That Invented the COVID-19 Vaccine
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 8 / Ep 24
11 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

How did scientists develop a vaccine for COVID-19? This episode details the basic research used to develop lifesaving medicine. Part of the "It's Okay to Be Smart" series.

Line graph titled, "Exponential Growth, Covid-19." Y axis reads, "Cases open parentheses Outside of China close parentheses" and X axis reads, "Feb twelfth" at left and "March fifteenth" at right. Pink dots gradually curve upward from left to right where they're labeled "X, 1 point 4."
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 8 / Ep 6
7 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

After the first case of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new strain of Coronavirus, was announced in the United States, reports of further infections trickled in slowly. Two months later, that trickle has turned into a steady current. This epis...Read More

Screenshot of a video chat between Dianna and another woman. The other woman has dark hair with the ends dyed blue and green, over the head headphones with her hands up as she speaks. Dianna appears in the lower left corner wearing silver headphones.
Physics Girl
Season 4 / Ep 23
20 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

In this episode, host Dianna Cowern interviews an ER nurse practitioner and epidemiologist about their experiences with the COVID-19 pandemic. They stress the importance of keeping safe and following guidelines. Part of the "Physics Girl" series.

2 red lines branch off from a red dot at the top connecting to red dots that continue to branch off in twos 5 times to form a crown-shaped contagion.
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 8 / Ep 10
2 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

COVID-19 is a nasty enemy. Invisible, mysterious, and deadly, it has spread around the world and caused much of humanity to hide away. One reason germs like these succeed and spread is because of the social nature of humans. While social distancin...Read More

Still image from: Meet the Helpers: Explaining Social Distancing to Children
Meet the Helpers
Episode
55 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3

Social distancing is necessary to stay healthy from coronavirus. Follow these tips and practice safe habits to help combat COVID-19. Part of the "Meet the Helpers" series.

Woman with brown hair wearing a red plaid shirt is in front of a computer and a bookshelf. She claps her hands together in front of her while talking.
11 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

Host Alex Dainis leads a discussion on RNA vaccines and how they work. Her discussion focuses on the new developments related to the vaccines for COVID-19.

Still image from: Vaping & Viruses: Your Lungs, Your Life
17 minutes 17 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

Vaping causes damage to lungs and depresses the immune system. These outcomes may put teens at higher risk for complications from viral infections of all kinds, including Covid-19. Listen to the experts explain the problem.

Teenage girl faces camera with concerned expression. She sits in a newsroom with screens lit up in the background. Title bar with Teen Kids News logo reads, "Veronique."
Teen Kids News
Episode 1731
21 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

In this episode, Rob Franek from the Princeton Review provides students with tips for successfully completing online learning during the COVID-19 outbreak. Other features include teens fighting to lessen the amount of plastic in the ocean and teen...Read More

Closeup of a person's midsection as they remove a tote bag from their arm to put it in the open trunk of a car.
Teen Kids News
Episode 1732
21 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

In this episode, Rob Franek from the Princeton Review provides updates on college entrance exams related to the COVID-19 outbreak. Other features include a teenage entrepreneur making lollipops for local charities, the benefits of learning a secon...Read More

Aerial view of man in glasses looking up at camera as he wipes his hands with a paper towel next to kitchen sink.
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 8 / Ep 7
13 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

In this episode, host Joe Hanson discusses the science of handwashing. This is still one of the most effective steps one can take to protect oneself from getting sick, even if it is a global pandemic like COVID-19. Part of the "It's Okay to Be Sma...Read More

Split screen. On the left, a teenage girl speaks in front of a Teen Kids News logo. On the right, a woman purses her lips as she sits in a room with bookshelves. Title bar reads, "Driving Skills 1, O, 1. Michelle Anderson, National Road Safety Foundation."
Teen Kids News
Episode 1802
21 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, SADD had to hold their annual conference virtually. This year's winning video was about ways to merge into traffic safely. This episode also includes features on the national parks and cheese making. Part of the "Teen...Read More

Long line of people waiting indoors in a hallway. Some look down at papers in their hands while others look forward.
Teen Kids News
Episode 1804
21 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

In this episode, Rob Franek from The Princeton Review gives an update on the status of standardized test requirements for colleges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Other features include segments on eye health, registering to vote, and rising star Ta...Read More

View through a green metal fence of 2 boys wearing bathing suits and running on the sand as if in a race.
Teen Kids News
Episode 1803
21 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12

This episode features a discussion on the impact of COVID-19 on schools, including the increasing number of schools implementing virtual learning. Other features include segments on the book "Addicted to Perfect," and triathlons. Part of the "Teen...Read More

Man in glasses gestures with hand and parts lips in mid-speech. Toys and books on shelves displayed in background. Text at right reads, "Gimme that science!"
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 8 / Ep 27
14 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the term “herd immunity” has been all over the news. But what does it really mean? One thing most people don’t realize about vaccines is that they aren’t just to protect the person who gets the shot. They ...Read More

Two people standing apart, both wearing surgical masks.
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 8 / Ep 16
7 minutes 25 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12

Wearing a mask is a cheap and easy way to help stop the spread of airborne infections like COVID-19. Here's some slow-motion Schlieren imaging experiments to demonstrate why masks work. Part of the "It's Okay to Be Smart" series. Please note this ...Read More