This NO PREP gripping true story activity will bring Immigration and the Progressive Era to life for your students. The product is great as an in-class reading activity, homework assignment, or sub plans.
The first page introduces Jacob Riis and his book - How the Other Half Lives. Students read about the hardships faced by most immigrants when arriving in America. Then, students read a brief primary source account about a young immigrant girl and the struggles faced by her family.
The second page is a worksheet with multiple choice and short answer response questions.
This Immigration differentiation activity will motivate even your most apathetic students!
Immigration Differentiation Activity - Power to the Students!
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