Mayor John Tecklenburg, of Charleston, SC met us on the steps of the City OF Charleston, City Hall.
Team Backpack Journalists - "kids" explore the low country of South Carolina, finding historical venues, fun places for kids to visit while in Charleston! We love our low country and it promises to be filled of educational and fun activities and camps.
Afterschool classes are held at
East Cooper Montessori Charter School, Orange Grove Charter School and Saturday School (we promise adventures!)
for more information: Charleston@abackpackjournalist.com
Every 3 months, we publish! Pick up your free copy at local area parks, and the Riley Stadium after April 11!
Check out our collection of short films on our youtube channel featuring local civil rights heros who lead the way in support of civil rights for all! Our students spent time in our research camps to develop this collection that also incldued a book. books
Storytelling 101, and we use the APPLE IPad with Iographer. Each IPad is fully loaded with IMovie also for editing! All of our daily and weekly adventures includes the use of this technology
St. Michaels Church & Federal Courthouse
To register for our camps or afterschool - please visit our STORE!
We are a hands-on, creative team of teachers and professionals who empower youth to gather stories, take great photographs and write and report to publish in print, via social media and short videos and films!
The lowcountry is filled with history dating back to 1670, with mulitple venues that provide hands on experiences for "backpackers"
Team backpackers met Jay Ward, from PIXAR STUDIOS! Jay was the CARS franchise director!
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We travel to lowcountry schools!
Charleston, SC 29403
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: By appointment