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227 resources with the concept united states immigration

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The Hopes of Our Ancestors: The Impact of Immigration on America

For Teachers 6th
Students research the immigration of America. In this American immigration lesson, students complete a unit of activities to learn about American immigration.
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Ellis Island

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students explore immigration. In this U.S. history immigration instructional activity, students complete and read a mini-book about Ellis Island.
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Graphing Data on Ellis Island

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders use data to make a bar graph. In this graphing and social studies instructional activity, 3rd graders use data about where Ellis Island immigrants came from to complete a bar graph on Microsoft Excel.
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Ellis Island and Immigration

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Students examine immigration and the impact is had on peoples' lives. After listening to the story "Journey to Ellis Island" by Carol Bierman, students discuss the events that happened to immigrants at Ellis Island and reenact a group...
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For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders read the book together and imagine what it was like to come through Ellis Island as an immigrant to the United States. They write a story describing the process at Ellis Island from a first person perspective. They share...
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Immigration Explorations

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students visit John Schick's Virtual Ellis Island Museum in order to complete research and evaluate how students created their site, how they structured the site, and what sort of information and graphics they included. This list is...
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For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students read sections of the book, "The Jungle" and discuss the important topics with their groups. They analyze transparencies and political cartoons with their groups in order to understand the material.
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Ellis Island Online

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students research their ancestors by visiting a number of online resources. They read personal immigration stories and begin creating their own family tree.
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The Golden Door: U.S. Immigration Through Ellis Island

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students complete a unit covering various aspects of immigration to the United States through Ellis Island. They plan a fictional trip to America, entering at Ellis Island. and actually visit Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty.
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The Revolving Door: U.S. Immigration

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Young scholars compare current cultural perceptions of the immigrant experience with ones of the past. They will relate current immigration stories as seen in the PBS documentary "The New Americans" to those of the historical past.
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Angel Island

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders understand that the experience of Chinese immigrants is exemplified as one of many other immigrants' experience coming to the United States.