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All of the latest episodes from Kids Listen members. If something cool came out in the last week, it's right here!

by Kids Listen

    Brand new

    Dec 13 2018

  • Forever Ago / Emojis: The :-) That Changed Everything

    From simple smiley faces to sparkly unicorns, we have a lot of emoji options. But it wasn’t always this way. Joy Dolo and co-host Melissa search for the very first emoji with reporter Elyssa Dudley. They’ll meet the man behind the first emojis designed for cell phones, and visit the early computer lab where smiley faces went viral. Plus, we’ll meet the teenager who created her very own emoji. You can support Brains On and Forever Ago at

  • The Alien Adventures of Finn Caspian: Science Fiction for Kids / S5E11: Elf on the Self

    The explorers land on a strange planet, and are welcomed by a miniature army. Take our poll to decide the fate of the explorers! Also, contain your excitement, but we're starting up a monthly newsletter! It'll contain book recommendations, podcast recommendations, puzzles, jokes, news and more! Sign up here.We always love sounds, art and jokes sent to And don't forget about Griffin's Sound Club! Send yours! You can also, of course, call our voice mail: 773-683-3166. If y...more

  • Sparkle Stories Podcast / The Candleberry Elf

    Every year, during the long nights of December, the Candleberry Elf makes candles in his fairy chandlery. Every year he waits for the old man and woman of the farmhouse to light their candles, signaling the beginning of the festival of lights. One year, however, they do not light their candles — and the Candleberry Elf looks to find out why.   This story is a part of the So Many Fairies series.   For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website:

  • Book Club for Kids / Bonus Episode - Favorite Books from Virginia's Gunston Hall

    This week, we talk to group of young writers who met for a workshop at Virginia’s historic Gunston Hall, home of founding father George Mason. Host Kitty Felde asked these writers our favorite question: what’s your favorite book?

  • Six Minutes / EP83: Six Minutes of Secrets and Blackmail

    Brynleigh uses her newfound power over Holiday. Holiday and Cyrus make plans to break into Whittier, but all bets are off when Cyrus is grabbed from school. Become a Six Minutes Superfan today! Get episodes a week early, ad free, and scripts for every episode. Show your support for the show by signing up at Patreon. Six Minutes is produced by Gen-Z Media in partnership with PRX. For more great Gen-Z shows visit or follow us on ...more

  • Kid Friendly Animal Fun Facts / Animal Fun Fact of the Day - Episode 130 - Tasmanian Tigers

    Facts About Tasmanian Tigers!      Credits: Executive Producer: Chris Krimitsos Voice: Jimmy Murray   "Winner Winner!" Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

  • Kid Friendly Joke Of The Day / Kid Friendly Joke of the Day - Episode 173 - Stockings

    Jokes About Stockings!      Credits: Executive Producer: Chris Krimitsos Voice: Jimmy Murray   "Vivacity, "Winner Winner!" Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

  • Kid Friendly Geography Fun Facts Podcast / Geography Fact of the Day - Episode 95 - Paris

    Facts About Paris!      Credits: Executive Producer: Chris Krimitsos Voice: Jimmy Murray   "Call to Adventure", "Winner Winner!" Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

  • Kid Friendly History Fun Facts Podcast / History Fun Fact of the Day - Episode 20 - Elon Musk

    Facts About Elon Musk!      Credits: Executive Producer: Chris Krimitsos Voice: Jimmy Murray   "Minima","Path of Goblin","Winner Winner!" Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

  • Story Spectacular / BONUS: Sleepy Time Songs

    It's a special all songs Sleepy Time Sing-A-Long SPECIAL!!! Sit back and relax and listen to your favorite soothing songs and lullabies from Story Spectacular. Story Spectacular is written and hosted by children’s book author Angela Ferrari. To learn more about the show and to purchase original children’s books go to You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the Lighthouse” on Amazon...more

  • Brains On! Science podcast for kids / Dreams: The science of a sleeping brain

    You dream every night, even if you don't remember them. But why? We'll hop on a wild ride to go inside the brain and see which parts help create these often fantastical images and storylines. We'll also learn how to take control of our dreams and how they make us more creative. Plus: a new mystery sound and a Moment of Um answers the question "How do octopuses make ink?" This episode is sponsored by Thoughtfully (, Pre ( offer code BRAINSON), and Little Passpo...more

  • Circle Round / 'Wit and Wordplay' | feat. 'American Dad's' Rachael MacFarlane and Dee Bradley Baker

    In this clever folktale with roots in the Middle East and Spain, Rachael MacFarlane (American Dad) and Dee Bradley Baker (American Dad) seek a soulmate whose mind is in tune with their own.

  • Reading Bug Adventures - Original Stories with Music for Kids / A Royal Adventure: Part 3

    Part 3 of 3. King Arthur and Queen Guinevere are searching the kingdom for a prince and they need help from their newly-knighted Round Table Knights, us! Who will win the contest and help the King and Queen break Camelot's curse? Explore the books in the Reading Bug's magic book bag at

  • Story Time — Children's bedtime stories for kids. Storytime anytime. / Waiting for Santa 🎅 written by M.E.Ryan

    Written by M.E.Ryan and narrated by Amy Hays Why is Santa Claus also called Chris Kringle and Saint Nick? How does he get to all of the houses in one night? What are the laws of physics regarding reindeer flight? These are just some of the questions Timmy is going to get answered, by hiding under the Christmas tree and sneaking into Santa's bag of toys. But when his house is the LAST house he visits that year, Timmy is accidentally (or maybe not) brought to the North Pole. There he discovers tha...more

  • Buttons & Figs / Sing! Food Play with Gunnar Madsen

    On this episode we sail our sieve to the land of food and song with award winning children's musician Gunnar Madsen. We share a track from Gunnar's latest album, "I Am Your Food," and Gunnar shares some tips and tricks for playing with your food! The episode also features 1st graders from Ms. Allegrina's class at Simis Elementary School in Phoenix, AZ who take up Gunnar's food play challenge by becoming the foods they like best. Visit for more word play fun.

  • Good Stuff Kids / Episode #171 – Tim Seston

    Tim Seston is a master storyteller and family musician. His brand new record ‘On A Roll’ is filled with witty wordplay and upbeat fun songwriting. Tim and I talked about a wide breadth of topics from where he lives, to stories he tells, to the music he makes. Be sure to check out his website and facebook page for tons of content your family will love! “Tim’s friendly vocals make some of the tougher concepts he sings about more accessible. “Bright Red Truck” explores several eme...more

  • Five Minutes With Dad Kids Podcast and Parenting Podcast Starring Two Awesome Kids (and Their Dad, too...) / 143: Practice Makes Progress

    In this episode of the Five Minutes With Dad podcast, Pavlos and Nick talk about what to do when things do not go well the first time. Nick is coaching basketball the first time and the first half of the first game did not go well. Pavlos and Nick share what they did to improve. Resource of the Week: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Cheese Touch Game. Pavlos loves Diary of a Wimpy Kid. He and his friends enjoy the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Cheese Touch Game, too. Check it out:

  • Dream Big Podcast / DB 115: Jocko Willink, Retired Navy Seal Officer, On Why Discipline Equals Freedom

    Jocko is a decorated retired Navy SEAL officer. He was a Navy SEAL for 20 years, and was the commander of SEAL Team Three, Task Unit Bruiser, the most highly decorated Special Operations Unit of the Iraq War. Now, Jocko teaches leadership, strategy, tactics, fitness, and jiu-jitsu to people all over the world.  For our show notes, visit

  • Ahway Island / Toy Party: a bedtime story and relaxation for kids

    Dylan the firefighter doll feels disappointed he is staying home from the sleepover until Trevor the train invites him to a toy party. The post Toy Party: a bedtime story and relaxation for kids appeared first on Ahway Island.

  • Kid Friendly Dinosaur Fun Facts Podcast / Dinosaur Fun Fact of the Day - Episode 20 - Theropods

    Facts About Theropods!      Credits: Executive Producer: Chris Krimitsos Voice: Jimmy Murray   "Upbeat Forever", "Winner Winner!" Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

  • What If World - Stories for Kids / 104 - What if cats turned into Fairies and there was a super hero cat (Purrcy Part 2)

    The Fur Force has to stop Toyger from turning the seas pink, but a horde of fairy cats and super cats are in the way. Let’s visit the now-pink beaches of What If World and find out how this two-part episode ends! Lessons include: Special powers always carry a risk, but feeling special is as simple as finding wonder in the world around you, and all its lovely people. This 1 minute survey gets you a free bonus episode! It’s anonymous and just asks questions about parents. The bonus episode is a fu...more