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What's Poppin' Penny?

By Lauri C. Anderson, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Sweet and clear lessons about grief, family, and safety.

Podcast Kids & Family Preschool Family Productions Average run time: 10 minutes
A casually dressed little girl with dark brown skin smiles with a teddy bear and cat in front of a brownstone house.

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If you want a slow-paced and positive fiction podcast with examples of nurturing relationships for the young listeners in your life, put this podcast at the top of your playlist. What's Poppin' Penny? is what happens when an early-childhood educator busts onto the podcast scene to grace families with content that feels sweet, inclusive, and important. The youngest listeners will benefit from plot repetition and consistent characters, while adult listeners will gain ideas about explaining concepts to littles with care and accuracy, and how to patiently help them through challenges. Follow-up conversations are essential in this age range to help kids understand and relate to the positive themes. With content this good, you're sure to have a solid place to start.

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