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Big Life Kids Podcast

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The Big Life Kids podcast teaches children to stay resilient, believe in themselves, and face life's challenges with confidence! In each episode, Zara and Leo travel the world to discover the living heroes that are making a difference in the world today. Ideal for kids ages 5-10. The podcast is produced by Big Life Journal. Visit www.biglifejournal.com for more information and to get your own companion journal! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

The Big Life Kids podcast teaches children to stay resilient, believe in themselves, and face life's challenges with confidence! In each episode, Zara and Leo travel the world to discover the living heroes that are making a difference in the world today. Ideal for kids ages 5-10. The podcast is produced by Big Life Journal. Visit www.biglifejournal.com for more information and to get your own companion journal! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Big Life Kids podcast teaches children to stay resilient, believe in themselves, and face life's challenges with confidence! In each episode, Zara and Leo travel the world to discover the living heroes that are making a difference in the world today. Ideal for kids ages 5-10. The podcast is produced by Big Life Journal. Visit www.biglifejournal.com for more information and to get your own companion journal! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ice Cream Dreams in Magical Mongolia!

2/25/2021
Zara and Leo are traveling through rural Mongolia on horseback. They have BIG dreams for their journey... but absolutely no idea how to achieve them. Find out how to take steps towards your dreams and goals and discover the Swiss explorer who galloped her way to a life filled with adventure! In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written...

Duration:00:16:21

TOP FAN QUIZ #3: Big Life families reach for the STARS!

1/28/2021
Our NEW bonus episodes are here to celebrate some of our BIGGEST Big Life Kids fans. In Episode #3, we send messages to THREE Big Life families! Join in the fun by playing our ‘Spot the Clue’ game and put your Big Life Kids knowledge to the test! Plus, discover the value of trying new things and the power of perseverance. Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano....

Duration:00:11:31

TOP FAN QUIZ #2: Claire, Kristina, Clara and Nova are SUPER KIND!

1/21/2021
Our NEW bonus episodes are here to celebrate some of our BIGGEST Big Life Kids fans. In Episode #2, we send messages to Claire, Kristina, Clara, and Nova! Join in the fun by playing our ‘Spot the Clue’ game, and put your Big Life Kids knowledge to the test! Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by...

Duration:00:11:30

TOP FAN QUIZ #1: Koa, Sawyer and Isla get MOTIVATED!

1/14/2021
Our NEW bonus episodes are here to celebrate some of our BIGGEST Big Life Kids fans! In this episode, Leo and Zara send messages to Koa, Sawyer, and Isla! Join in the fun by playing our ‘Spot the Clue’ game, and stay tuned for fun facts, jokes, and exclusive Big Life Kids trivia along the way! Children will test their Big Life Kids Podcast knowledge, be inspired by our listeners Koa, Sawyer, and Isla., and discover the value of trying new things. Additional show notes available at...

Duration:00:11:24

Help your friends and RISE like a ROBOT!

10/22/2020
In this episode, Zara and Leo head to a kids robot convention. Find out how these robot whisperers RISE to the occasion, and hear the inspiring story of Dhairya, a Big Life Kid from Sydney, Australia, who LIFTS OTHERS with his helpfulness! In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and...

Duration:00:08:28

Lift Others and Multiply your SUCCESS by INFINITY!

10/15/2020
In this episode, Zara and Leo are back in the Believemobile, on a mission to launch the most exciting business start-up California has ever seen. But what will they do when their business becomes a success? Find out in this math-tastic episode about an actor, writer and mathematician who achieved BIG results and helped others along the way! In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by...

Duration:00:15:25

Nina gets by with a little Help from her Friends!

10/8/2020
In this episode, Nina, a Big Life Kid from San Diego in the United States tells us about the online book club she started for new and old friends, while Zara and Leo seek help in their quest to save a VERY old friend! In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra...

Duration:00:07:13

Discover the Power of Asking for HELP... and Making Excellent Lasagne!

10/1/2020
In this episode, Zara and Leo prepare to serve dinner to Leo’s Italian family! But as the hungry guests keep coming, they begin to wonder if they have bitten off more than they can chew... Discover the power of ASKING FOR HELP when you need it, and meet the Italian master chef who found a way to help others by cooking and creating new recipes! In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced...

Duration:00:17:45

Hang out with the bats and LET IT GO!

9/24/2020
In this episode, Reagan, a Big Life Kid from Michigan in the United States, shares the story of how she focused on what she COULD do, and raised money for the Australian wildfire fund. Meanwhile, Zara and Leo help protect a very important species. In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design...

Duration:00:07:34

ADAPT and AMAZE yourself in Tropical Haiti!

9/18/2020
In this episode, Zara and Leo are hosting a hop-on, hop-off boat tour around the Caribbean islands, but things are getting a bit out of control. Learn how to let go and have fun, even when things don’t always go the way you want to them. In this episode, children will: to focus on what they can controlHaitiEdwidge Danticat Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written...

Duration:00:16:54

Jaci the Gymnast Climbs the Tower of SUCCESS!

9/10/2020
In this episode, Jaci, a Big Life Kid from Tennessee in the United States, shares her experiences as an ambitious gymnast and competitive dancer, while Zara and Leo hit the dodgeball court to test out a new theory - can the STRUGGLE help you reach success? In this episode, children will: how struggle can make them strongerJaciTower of Success Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life...

Duration:00:08:33

Embrace the STRUGGLE in the Australian Outback!

9/3/2020
In this episode, Zara and Leo set up camp in the Australian wilderness to practice their survival skills. But before long, they get swept up in a tidal river and find themselves up a tree without a paddle! Find out how struggle can make you STRONGER, and learn about Deng Adut, the defense lawyer who took each obstacle as an opportunity to grow and help his community. In this episode, children will: challengesAustraliaDeng Adut Additional show notes available at...

Duration:00:18:44

Zara and Leo try NEW THINGS at the breakfast buffet, the Giulia way!

8/28/2020
In this episode, Giulia, a Big Life Kid from Florida in the United States, tells us about all of the cool new sports she’s been trying out, while Zara and Leo tackle some interesting new foods at the all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet! In this episode, children will: trying new thingsGiuliaGarden of Learning Show notes and printable activities available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written...

Duration:00:09:35

The Curious Case of Trying New Things!

8/20/2020
This week, Zara and Leo head to Gothenburg, Sweden, to solve a mystery! Discover how TRYING NEW THINGS can lead to new ways to have fun and explore the world, and meet Gunhild Carling, the jazz musician who plays more than 20 instruments, and still loves learning new things every day! In this episode, children will: try new thingsSwedenGunhild Carling Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big...

Duration:00:20:51

Skaters Gonna Skate: How to STOP Comparing!

8/13/2020
This week, Landon learns how to stop comparing himself to the other kids at the skatepark, and Zara and Leo create a ROCKET that helps them to focus on their goals! In this episode, children will: focusLandonGoal Rocket Show notes and printable activities available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound...

Duration:00:08:46

Rally Race your way to a PERSONAL BEST!

8/6/2020
This week, Zara and Leo arrive at the biggest rally in the Sahara Desert... with absolutely no racing experience. How will they be able to compete against the pros? Find out why you should focus on your OWN progress instead of comparing yourself to others, and meet the Ugandan CHESS player who became a champion using this EXACT strategy! In this episode, children will: focusUgandaPhiona Mutesi Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life...

Duration:00:18:32

Erin Conquers Ben Nevis + Create Your Own PEP TALK!

7/30/2020
This week, Erin from Lochwinnoch motivates herself to climb the highest mountain in Scotland, Ben Nevis! And find out how to create your own PEP TALK, as Zara and Leo canoe across Loch Lomond in search of the Midnight Piper! In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by...

Duration:00:09:18

When you want to QUIT, Make like a Honeybee and STICK with it!

7/23/2020
Zara arrives home from a run to find that Leo has turned the Believemobile into a disco spin class! Get pumped in this jumping, jiving episode as we discover the Sichuan beekeeper that used GRIT to overcome a whole hive of challenges! In this episode, children will: Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Produced by Big Life Journal Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original...

Duration:00:16:13

Benjamin Makes a Splash With His Abstract Art

4/23/2020
In this episode, our listener Benjamin uses abstract art to find beauty in imperfect things and Zara and Leo create their own imperfect journals. In this episode, children will: imperfectBenjamin Produced by Big Life Journal. Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase! Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast Credits: Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by...

Duration:00:07:13

Create an IMPERFECT Japanese Peace Garden!

4/16/2020
Zara and Leo arrive in Nara Park, a peaceful deer sanctuary in Japan! They want to make a traditional Japanese peace garden, but things aren’t going exactly to plan... Find out how to celebrate imperfections, and learn more about kintsugi, the ancient Japanese art of IMPERFECTION! In this episode, children will: imperfectionJapanMio Heki Produced by Big Life Journal. Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase! Additional show notes available at...

Duration:00:14:04