My Sister, Rosie: By Sam McNurlan


By MG21 High School Students | June 7, 2019

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  • MG21 student Sam McNurlan works at his desk at school. (Maureen McCollum/WPR)

MG21 student Sam McNurlan works at his desk at school. (Maureen McCollum/WPR)

Monona Grove Liberal Arts Charter School student Sam McNurlan interviews his mom about his sister, Rosie. The family were foster parents and eventually adopted Rose, who has autism. Sam asks his mom about her favorite things about Rosie, his sister’s routine, and the challenges of raising a child with autism.

 

Hear from more MG21 students throughout the year on “Wisconsin Life” and on the special, “Classroom Frequency: Student Voices From Wisconsin.”

MG21 High School Students

During the 2018-2019 school year, Monona Grove Liberal Arts Charter School, or MG21, high school students created radio pieces for Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Wisconsin Life.” The final stories were featured on the radio and online through the “Classroom Frequency: Student Voices From Wisconsin” project.
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