By: Junebug Childress
The purpose of this video was that there was three Family that was poor they was interview the kids on how they felt about being poor. They really dident like it because they couldnt get what they wanted like how they use to always hungery wanted to play sports had to move away from there friends just wanted to see there family happy.
- Money issue
- hard trying to keep a good paying job while maintaining a family.
- Laid off
- Health issues
this is the struggle when you just got laid off from your job trying to get back on your feet.
Poor kids from the video
Poor kids from the video
For 10-year-old Kaylie, the hardest part of dealing with her family’s financial difficulties is ignoring the gnawing hunger in her stomach.
For 9-year-old Brittany understands all too well. After her father lost his job, Brittany lost her home. All she want to see is that her family happy.
For the 13-year-old Johnny him and his family was living in the salvation army because his dad lost his job all he wanted to do is play football but he couldn't cause they dident have the money.
Sera & Family- Sera graduated 8th in her class and will be going on to high school next year. She's very excited because she got into the school she wanted. Family doing well also.
Johnny & Family- Tom his dad has a job as a in construction as laborer Jacksonville Florida and that he move his family there to live Johnny is playing football now he is very excited. Jasmine and Jaylan are in after school programs. The mom is a cashier at a supermarket.
Barbara, Kaylie & Tyler- Kaylie is on the swim team at her school and she recently passed her blue belt in Tae Kuan Do. she doing great in school A's & B's Tyler is doing to Job Crops witch is free education and training program to help young people to get a diploma or GED to find and keep a good job. Barbara is not working long hours at Maid Rite. She is now saving up for household appliances as they don't have a fridge or a stove. Barbara still receives food stamps and has also been applying for several months for a better paid job at a factory
Neumann, Jezza, prod. Poor kids frontline. PBS KIDS.ORG. Pbs, 20 Nov. 2012. Web. 29 Apr. 2016. <http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/poor-kids/>. What this documentary was about poor kids they was interview on there life on how they thought on being poor they wanst happy they was sad cause they couldn't do the stuff that use to do or get the new stuff that would come out.