It’s time for the July Kids Listen Sweep! This episode features the story of Annie Edson Taylor, who was the first person to successfully survive Niagara Falls in a barrel.
Also, how’d they even start building the first suspension bridge over Niagara? You might be surprised.
And if Cole Porter’s song “Don’t Fence Me In” doesn’t make you feel like “Hittin’ The Road,” what will?
Voices: Victoria Reibel and Mick Sullivan.
All Music and Instruments: Mick Sullivan.
Bad Ideas: Mick Sullivan
Good Ideas: also, Mick Sullivan
Links to check out:
April Eight Stories and Songs – Our friend, fellow Kids Listen podcaster and musician from nearby Cincy.
Book Power for Kids – A family of talented, fun, enthusiastic readers, voice actors, and great askers-of-questions. Truly a delight.
and of course….
KIDS LISTEN! We’re so proud/excited/humbled to be involved with such a great grassroots organization of likeminded people, most of whom are way smarter, more creative and capable than we.
(Science gets a lot of love from podcast listeners. We want to do the same for history!)
Oh yeah! Check out the Kids Listen App!