Students need to understand the differences between migration, emigration, and immigration as well as the push and pull factors that influence migration. This lesson includes:
°Introduction to get students thinking
°Encourages brainstorming with graphic organizers
°An interactive PowerPoint addressing: migration, immigration, emigration, push and pull factors, and forced vs. voluntary migration.
°An option Tug-of-War demonstration for added explanation.
°An individual research activity
°Cooperative learning closure activity
°Enrichment game for student self-evaluation of understanding the concepts discussed.
Students will have fun learning!
This lesson may be modified to fit student's learning levels and class time constraints.