Fort Sumter

Getting ready to board the ferry boat!

Getting ready to board the ferry boat!

Each year all of our CMCS second years take a tour of Fort Sumter.

There's the fort off in the distance.

There’s the fort off in the distance.

They had an amazing time and recounted many things they saw from the “cannons in the wall”, how lonely the fort was in the middle of the harbor so far away from land,  to the ferry boat trip that made many of them a bit green!

The guns are enormous! Hard to believe this fort was built by hand in the mid 1800's!

The guns are enormous! Hard to believe this fort was built by hand in the mid 1800’s!

We had a beautiful day!

We had a beautiful day!

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As we explore more South Carolina history next year, these memories will help deepen the context of what we’re discussing and enrich their learning.

Hello! to our 3rd year class of 2017-2018!!

Hello! from our 3rd year class of 2017-2018!!

 

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