This PowerPoint differentiates instruction because it includes two different ability levels of the same content: basic and enriched. The basic version slightly simplifies the content. The enriched version goes into slightly more depth and has more links.
The content that is included in this PowerPoint is as follows:
1. 2 Waves of immigration
2. Differences of Immigration Waves
3. Similarities of Immigrants
4. Push Factors and Pull Factors (includes a short demonstration activity)
7. Varied Occupation and Political Backgrounds
These are the essential questions:
Why are there considered to be 2 waves of immigration and what is the difference between them?
What are the push factors?
What are the pull factors?
Where did different immigrant groups settle and why?
What did the immigrants add to the American culture?
What were the differences between immigrants when it came to politics and education?
These are the vocabulary words:
Immigration: when non-native people move and settle into a country
Assimilate: when immigrants accept and conform to the culture of where they settle
Acculturation: when the main culture accepts parts of another culture; usually from an immigrant population
Tradition: handing down beliefs and other parts of a culture from generation to generation
This was last revised on 1/9/2014. All links worked on that day. I cannot guarantee links because I do not control the internet.
There is a differentiated instruction lesson plan that goes with this PowerPoint but it is sold separately. It includes:
1. Lesson Plan with notes
2. 3 Ability Levels of Vocabulary Sheets
3. Enriched Note Sheets for both PowerPoints
4. Basic Note Sheets for Enriched PowerPoint
5. Basic Note Sheets for Basic PowerPoint
6. Activity Choice Sheet
7. Advertisement for Magazine Activity with Rubric
8. Cheer Activity with Rubric
9. Persuasive Letter with Rubric
You can follow this link to get a better look at it: Immigration Experience Differentiated Instruction Lesson Plan
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Immigration Experience Differentiated Instruction PowerPoint
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