By Rachel K.
Grade 4, Maryland
Country of Origin: Philippines

This is Thanie's Immigration story. Thanie came from the Phillipines into the U.S. in 1996. Thanie came here so she could earn money for her family. She got to the U.S. by plane. she brought nothing but her cloths and memories from home. It was hard for her to leave behind her familyand friends back in the Phillipines. This is how she felt when she was Immigrating to the U.S.

This is how she felt when she got here. Thanie was treated nicely,kind and fair. She felt very welcome. It was hard to leave behind her family and to learn all the new customs of the U.S. It was easy to find a job. This is how Thanie felt when she got to the U.S. This was Thanie's Immigration story.


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