Playlist

Meet Cool People

These shows feature interviews with amazing artists, authors, musicians, scientists and more!

by Kids Listen

    Meet Cool People

    Dec 05 2019

  • Good Stuff Kids / Episode #232 – The Singing Principal (Al deCant)

    Have you ever had an awesome conversation with a singing principal? A real life school principal? Like a get sent to the principal’s office principal? Well, Al deCant, the Singing Principal stopped by to talk about education, and his incredible music for families! Have you ever learned about numeracy? Me either! Luckily the Singing Principal was there to teach me all about it. He also shares some real stats about why movement and music go so well together. Al will flip your idea of what a ...more

  • Dream Big Podcast / DB 166: Win The Morning, Win The Day!

    It is hard to believe we are at Episode 166 of the Dream Big Podcast, including countless interviews with so many of the world’s top performers.   While each guest has a unique journey -- from NBA Legend Kobe Bryant to astronaut Chris Hadfiled to actress Evanna Lynch -- Eva has started to notice common patterns of behavior which she has applied to her own life.  One such pattern is that so many of our guests have a morning routine or ritual. Essentially, the 1st hour of their day is very much th...more

  • Wow in the World / Growling Ghost-Crabs

    Are you spooked by things that go bump, eeek and growl in the middle of the night? Have no fear! Mindy and the 'Ghost-Catchers' are here! What starts out as a paranormal phenomenon slowly turns into a scientific sensation as Guy and Mindy learn all about the ghoulish ghost crab and their growling stomachs!

  • Go With Nugget for Kids / Canada for Kids: Living in Toronto, Canada’s Most Diverse City

    Welcome to Canada! 🇨🇦 In this Go With Nugget for Kids episode we’re headed to Toronto, Canada’s biggest and most culturally diverse city. With the help of 14-year-old Cameron, we’ll learn about Canada’s two official languages and the many different types of foods Toronto has to offer. We’ll explore Maple Leaf Square (also known as Jurassic Park) and have dinner in a revolving restaurant high in the sky. We’ll also hear about the time when Cameron got to meet a real live astronaut and the prime...more

  • KidLit RADIO / KidLit RADIO: StoryMakers with Brian Biggs

    Listen up as Rocco and Brian Biggs, creator of Tinyville Town, chat about the eighth book in that series, AT THE FIREHOUSE, on this podcast episode of StoryMakers. Brian tells us how, when writing the book, he toured a real firehouse. Listen to find out what goes on behind the scenes when firefighters aren’t battling blazes!Watch Brian’s STORYMAKERS!ABOUT the Book IN TINYVILLE TOWN: AT THE FIREHOUSE, join Dexter and Firefighter Charlie on a guided tour of the Tinyville Town firehouse. See where ...more

  • So Get Me: the Alphabet Rockers’ podcast for families making change! / Call to Action: THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

    Young activists share their idea about making butterflies to symbolize the 15,000 children in detention centers in the US. What does it mean to be an activist? Kaia and Lily will tell you in this episode. Find out what inspired them and hear their interview with CultureStrike artist/activist Kat Evasco. Learn how your family can be involved in The Butterfly Effect: Migration is Beautiful movement at www.butterflyeffectmigration.org This episode features the song, “Until You’re Free” from the new...more

  • Nik Lettuce Clubhouse / The Mike Mason episode + Flo has a rumbly tummy

    This month we were going to record a really interesting documentary about fluff, but Flo was so hungry it was ruining the podcast! Instead Flo opens a can of worms and our guest Mike Mason teaches us all about Kindie music! Thank you to our special guest Mike Mason from the Good Stuff Kids Podcast (goodstuffpod.com or @goodstuffpod). Remember to subscribe and drop us a message on @niklettucech or niklettucech@gmail.com!

  • The App Fairy Podcast / Episode 7: Toca Boca

    Children's app superstars, Toca Boca chat with the App Fairy about play, their deep underlying philosophies for developing excellent apps for kids, and how to use cut paper to design an app.