S: Maria Fernandez My Family in America
BC: My Family in America
FC: Maria Fernandez
1: Maria Fernandez | Mi Familia en America
2: Hello, my name is Maria Fernandez. I am eight years old. For fun I like to play cards. I also like to play with my brother and little sisters. Sometimes we visit the river. I really like doing that. My favorite television show is SpongeBob. Hot Cheetos are my favorite junk food.
5: My Family I live with my dad, mom, big brother, and two little sisters. My mom's name is Maria Montes. She like to take pictures. My dad's name is Jose Fernandez. He works building houses. My big brother's name is also Jose Fernandez. He is in fifth grade at Kingsbury Elementary. Jose is good in class and fun to play with. One of my little sister's name is Alma. She is three years old. She likes to play with toys. My other little sister's name is Emily. She is six. She like to play with toys too. I have a great family.
7: Family Dinner My mom cooks Mexican food. She is a great cook. She cooks tamales, spaghetti, and quesadillas. My favorite thing she cooks is meat. The only thing I want to eat for dinner is meat. My little sister Alma always ask for meat too.
8: Family Fun
9: Family Fun We always play cards. My brother, sisters, and I like to play. Uno is our favorite game. It is fun. My big brother always wins
11: Traditions My family likes to get together and have barbeques. When we have the barbeques my grandpa does the cooking on the grill. He grills ribs and Mexican beef. The children play outside and the adults play racing games. We have so much fun.
13: My mom and dad are from Mexico. They moved to the United States a long time ago. I was born in Memphis, Tennessee. I have been to Mexico three times to visit family. Both Mexico and Tennessee are fun places. My favorite thing about Memphis is the Mississippi River. We go to the park to watch the boats.
14: Valentine's Day
15: Valentine's Day My favorite holiday is Valentine's day. I like it because my family spends the day together. We talk, eat cake, and make cards for each other.