Emmanuel’s Birth<br />History Class – Reception<br />Emmanuel’s parent interview on his birth - mother - Cassandra<br />
Do you remember what day of the week I was born?<br />Tuesday, 10 May 2005<br />
What time, exactly was I born?<br />1.35pm<br />
Where were you when I was born?What where you doing?<br />I was in Modbury hospital, waiting to have you. <br />(You where a planned birth) <br />
What was happening in the world on the day I was born?<br /><ul><li>John Howard was Prime Minister of Australia
In Australia, the reality TV show, Big Brother was being filmed live in Queensland.
Magic Mountain in Adelaide had just been knocked down.
The top ten songs on the Australian count down were :- </li></ul>Hollaback Girl - Gwen Stefani <br />Don't Phunk With My Heart - Black Eyed Peas <br />Switch - Will Smith <br />Incomplete - Backstreet Boys<br />Holiday - Green Day <br />Oh - Ciara Featuring Ludacris<br />Lonely No More - Rob Thomas <br />Mr Brightside - Killers<br />Since U Been Gone - Kelly Clarkson<br />Lonely - Akon<br />
What was the weather like?<br />May is Winter,<br />So it was a cold day,<br />only 20 degree’s.<br />But the sky was clear<br />and blue, with some nice Sunshine.<br />
What did you think when you saw me for the first time?<br />“wow he’s so healthy and pink!”<br />
How did you feel when you held me for the first time?<br /> I was glad you were <br /> healthy and finally here!<br /> and<br />Very Happy!!<br />
How old was I then?<br />You were about half an hour old before I held you. Daddy held you first.<br />
What is the funniest thing you remember about the day I was born?<br />Every one commenting on how “PINK” you were<br />Zac Singing you “IncyWincy Spider” ALL DAY!<br />
Did I look more like my mother or my father on the day I was born?<br />You looked like your dad, you still do!<br />
Did I cry a lot or was I quiet?<br />You where a quiet baby!<br />You cried when you first came out, and when you had your first bath, by grandma & Daddy, but other wise you where a quiet baby.<br />
How did you feel when you heard that I was first born?<br />Very excited & happy – Grandma, Aunty Jessica, Aunty Maddy.<br />Very happy to meet you finally – Daddy<br />Excited, nervous and very happy – Mummy<br />