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NewsDepth 2021-2022 | Episode 5


In this week's episode, we learn the latest on a Covid-19 vaccine for kids and watch as President Joe Biden gets his booster shot.

Staying healthy isn't just about getting shots, though. We learn how to protect your mental health while playing sports, and Margaret talks with a counselor about bullying in this week's  Spot on Science.

Plus, a major drought is impacting all of California. We meet high schoolers who are saving the fish there from extinction. 

Finally, another awesome kid started a business to save for college - we'll meet a boy in Kansas who's a pro at producing pumpkins for a profit!


booster (noun): a dose of medicine to renew - or boost - the effectiveness of an original dose

drought (noun): An extended period without rain

hatchery (noun): A place where fish eggs are hatched 

resentment (noun): is feeling angry about having to do something you don’t want to do

scrutiny (noun): A close or intense look at something


We learn about a boy growing pumpkins for a profit. Now we want to know: 

What kind of business would you like to start?

You can use the inbox form to submit your answers. We will share some of your best letters in the next episode.


For this week’s poll, we want to know:  Do you participate in any team sports? Yes. No.  Click here to vote!


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