Students will read an excerpt from President Lyndon B. Johnson's speech on the Immigration Bill of 1965 delivered at the foot of the Statue of Liberty. There is also a graph that shows immigration to the U.S. from various regions. The excerpt and graph are followed by questions that very accurately mimic the reading test on the newly redesigned SAT. An SAT style writing prompt is included as well.
This passage, graph and questions are also useful for preparing for any common core reading assessment. The writing prompt is also useful for preparing for any common core writing assessment.
Take a look at the preview and you will see this is a high quality product that will give your students great practice for the SAT or other common core assessments while also teaching them about an important era in U.S. History.