The Great Immigration Wave: U.S. Immigration 1890-1920 focuses on US immigration to Ellis Island.
Push Pull factor affecting immigration .
Early immigration and the various groups to come to America
Period political cartoons with leading questions for the class
Primary documents investigated
Immigrant experience of arrival to Ellis Island
15 assessment questions
35 plus slides-many animated and extra features that slide in, images, and maps
Student text note slides (easily edited)
Targeted for High School level- used in 11th and 12th grade classes- Use for years and constantly revised ( It works!)
About 1 hour( 1 class period)
Slides can be edited or hidden to speed up the presentation and/or leveled to class ability
Teacher notes for class throughout the presentation