Adelaida I.

Adelaida I.

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More About Me

Community: Paley
Grade: 6th
Birthday: 11/14/2007
Favorite Subject: Math

Dream: Teacher, work, be a lawyer because it is nice to work in an office and do important work

Biography: I am Adelaida and I live in Paley village of San José Poaquil. I visit my grandmother and I help her do chores at home. She pays me 5 quetzales a day. I appreciate the money I earn a lot. I give this money to my mom so she can manage it. I help my mom to prepare chuchitos (a typical Guatemalan dish) to sell. I also sell some vegetables and help in other chores around the house so my mom can go out to work and obtain money for the expenses at home. She also does it to help my dad out because he is sick with diabetes and he cannot work anymore. It has been a very difficult situation for my family since my three older siblings did not continue their studies. They finished sixth grade because my father had to be hospitalized. This situation has caused me to have challenges in my studies. On various occasions, I ran out of school supplies to finish my homework at school, but I have looked for ways to borrow the supplies from my classmates. I feel bad for asking to borrow supplies but I have to do it so I can complete my homework and continue school and be able to become a teacher. I want to become a lawyer after I become a teacher and that way I can have work opportunities to help my family.

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