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Sylvie from Bulgaria



from Bulgaria

Sisters Sabine and Sylvie were born in November 2002 and February 2001, respectively. Both girls are in very good health with diagnoses of mild cognitive delay. They have been living in a foster family since March 2013.

Friendly Sabine readily engages with familiar and unfamiliar people, treats children with kindness, and is polite and respectful towards adults. She seeks attention and encouragement from meaningful adults in her life, understands right from wrong, and enjoys helping others. Sabine shows good coordination and gross motor abilities, and though she has some difficulty with tasks that require accuracy and precision, her fine motor skills are continually improving. She expresses herself well in complete sentences and participates in conversations, asking appropriate, clear questions, and listening when others are speaking. Sabine enjoys drawing, coloring, participating in games and activities, especially playing ball, and she loves to read adventure books. Despite her learning difficulties, she shows diligence in completing academic tasks. Sabine takes good care of her personal hygiene and willingly helps with chores around her foster home. She has a positive attitude towards adoption.

Sylvie is a sociable girl who easily forms relationships with others, enjoys participating in group games and activities, and shows respect and kindness towards adults and children. She strives for attention and praise from others, realizes when she is doing something wrong, and has recently begun to use drawing as an outlet to express her frustration. Sylvie is active and coordinated with good gross motor abilities and continually developing fine motor skills. She communicates in sentences and participates in conversations appropriately. Sylvie enjoys coloring, drawing, and playing outdoors, and shows a particular interest in music. Like her sister, Sylvie shows responsibility in completing her school work and preparing her homework, manages her personal hygiene, and is helpful around the house. She endeavors to keep a tidy appearance and has a positive attitude towards adoption.

Sabine Weight at Birth: 3.250 kg Sabine Height at Birth: 50 cm Sabine Weight July 2017: 50 kg Sabine Height July 2017: 153 cm

Sylvie Weight at Birth: 2.700 kg Sylvie Height at Birth: 47 cm Sylvie Weight July 2017: 47 kg Sylvie Height July 2017: 151 cm


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