Reporting in Danger

By CARA CHANG, age 12 Janna Jihad Ayyad, 10, reports on issues in the West Bank using videos she posts on social media. Photo courtesy Janna Jihad Facebook page Janna Jihad Ayyad is a ten-year-old reporter who lives in the West Bank in the occupied Palestinian...

Meet Roan from the Netherlands!

By KAILA DUNN, age 12 Name: Roan Vanja Molenkamp Age: 11 Lives in: The Hague, Netherlands Languages Spoken: Dutch (and a little bit of French and English at school) Favorite Food: Hamburgers Hobbies: Going outside and playing sports (football or soccer) or going on...

Meet IndyKids Teen Reporter Yuuki Real

By SOPHIA ROTHMAN, age 12 Sophia Rothman: What inspired you to write for IndyKids? Yuuki Real: My mom found out about IndyKids online and recommended I write for it, saying it would be a great opportunity to improve my writing. So I did. Over time, I developed an...

Meet IndyKids Kid Reporter, Sophia Rothman

PHOTO: Sophia Rothman By JUSTIN LAMPORT, age 12 Justin Lamport: What inspired you to become a writer? Sophia Rothman: I have always loved to read. However, it is one thing to enjoy something that someone else wrote and another to feel the satisfaction of knowing that...

Meet Paul from Germany!

By ANALOUISA FARKHONDEH, age 10 PHOTO: Paul Schulz Name: Paul Niklas Schulz Age: 11 Lives in: Nierstein-Oppenheim am Rhein, Germany Languages spoken: German (with my mom and dad), Polish (with my mom), Latin (at school), English (at school) Favorite food: Pizza...

Meet Neave from the United Kingdom

By ELEANOR HEDGES DUROY, age 12 PHOTO: Pauline Brown Name: Neave Sian Brown Age: 12 Lives in: London, England Hobbies: Arts and crafts, baking and singing Favorite food: Fish and chips Favorite school subject: Drama What She Wants to Do When She Grows Up: Be a...