Sajida, 6th grade
by Dr. Rose Reissman
Leveraging additional resources I found online, they also heard Bana’s story by viewing the CNN interview she did in 2017 , , and .
Below are some of the items created by the Ditmas students. Some answered her tweets with their own mock tweet responses:
“Start your own!/W/the knowledge you’ve got.”
And Sadnila responded
I have included the ‘template” I used to work on this project with these students, below. Please make good use of it.
Dr. Rose Reissman is the founder of the Writing Institute, now replicated in 200 schools including the Manchester Charter Middle School in Pittsburgh. She is a featured author in New York State Union Teachers Educators Voice 2016 and was filmed discussing ESL student leadership literary strategies developed at Ditmas IS 62, a Brooklyn public intermediate school. firstname.lastname@example.org