Who is Mattea Roach?
Mattea Roach.

Who is Mattea Roach?

Jeopardy! has a new champion. Mattea Roach is just 23. She’s Canadian. And she’s just won 23 straight games on Jeopardy!. That makes her the youngest super-champion ever.

Entertainment

“Dear Pen Pal”

Six-year-old Carter Nobrega has a pen pal. He and Marilyn have been exchanging letters for a year. Carter mails her pictures. He tells her he’s lost a tooth.

Read more
Culture

Queen or No Queen?

On November 30, Barbados became the world’s newest republic. It is no longer a constitutional monarchy, with Queen Elizabeth II as head of state. Instead, the Caribbean nation has a president.

Read more
Sports

FIFA World Cup, Here We Come!

Canada is going to the 2022 World Cup!

The Canadian men’s soccer team has come a long way in four years. In 2018, it was ranked 94th. Today, it’s 38th.

Read more
Science

Oops! We Dented the Moon

In January, astronomer Bill Gray got a big shock. He was checking the path of a near-Earth object when the computer sent a warning message. “IMPACT!” it said, in big red letters.

Read more

Can-Do Design

Purdys Chocolatier launched a special new product last Christmas. The new holiday box was so popular that it sold out within hours.

Read more