Let your students explore Immigration. This lesson is a 20 page power point that lets students explore immigration through Ellis Island.
* graphic organizer
* facts about Ellis Island
*An Animoto slide show set to music with historical
* An interactive tour of Ellis Island where students can tour
museum, watch real video footage, listen to accounts from
people, and walk through the steps of what it was like
coming to America
* Life in the New World- Students can explore two
interactive links about living in a tenement. Explore actual
rooms and conditions.
The lesson also includes questions, and project ideas and of course an exit slip.