ISIS sent my family a letter: convert, leave or die

West Ranch High School, Stevenson Ranch, CA

After growing up amid violence in the Middle East, Rojie Malki Hajjar had to learn how to become a regular American teenager.

Produced by Moriah Hayes, Callie Thompson, Connor Williams and Matthew Yahata, students of West Ranch High School in Stevenson Ranch, California. Instruction provided by SRL Connected Educator Jennifer Overdevest. Mentor support provided by Jordan Vesey of the PBS NewsHour.

See the full series: New Americans: immigration, identity and community through the eyes of teenagers