Meet Malik

Age 12, Illinois, U.S.A.



Malik (nickname Big Fella) is really good at math and likes working with numbers. His family, friends and teachers say he’s thoughtful, nice, helpful and funny. Some of his favorite things to do are playing basketball, playing on his Xbox One, watching movies and just hanging with his friends and family. “I got mad skills on the basketball court!”

What's for Lunch?

Malik made his own lunch to eat at home, and it was delicious! His little brother took the picture of him.


What’s for lunch today? Is it an everyday lunch?

I had a PB&J sandwich on honey wheat bread, fresh strawberries, Soft Batch chocolate chip cookies and Takis Fuego chips.


If you could change anything about this lunch, what would you change?

The cookies to Oreos because I love Oreos.


What was the best thing about this lunch?

My favorite fruit … strawberries!

My Style

Malik likes to pick his own clothes, and chose his outfit on this day. "I would describe my style as casual/athletic."


Why did you choose to wear this outfit today?

I chose my outfit because my family and I were going to the movies.


Would you say this is pretty much how you dress every day? Is there anything unusual about this outfit?

I pretty much dress like this everyday … I love Nike.


What was your favorite part of this outfit? Why?

My favorite part of my outfit was the shoes. It’s all about the shoes!


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