WATCH — What is the second wave?

Saara Chaudry
Story by Saara Chaudry and CBC Kids News • 2020-09-22 10:30
UPDATE: This story originally published on Aug. 26. On Sept. 23, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the second wave was officially underway in Canada.

Another spike in COVID-19 cases could be coming

There’s been a drop in COVID-19 cases in Canada this summer, and that’s good news.

But we aren’t in the clear yet.

Many scientists are suggesting that the number of Canadians with COVID-19 could increase again this fall.

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Saara Chaudry
Saara Chaudry
CBC Kids News Contributor
Saara is passionate about having a positive impact on the world, whether it's within her community, on the big screen, or in her role as a CBC Kids News contributor. The grade 12 student from Toronto played Little Cosette in Les Miserables, Howie on Max & Shred, Dana's older sister on Dino Dana, and Martina Crowe on The Mysterious Benedict Society. Outside of film and media, Saara is an award-winning international debater and public speaker. She is the current Ontario Debate and Public Speaking Champion. She is also a vociferous advocate for gender and racial equality, as well as girls' education. Saara was recently appointed a UNICEF Canada Youth Advocate in 2020.