16 slide PowerPoint covering Immigration during the Turn of the Century. Slides include primary resources such as, historic photographs and first-hand accounts from immigrants. Slides cover the following topics:
* Italian Immigrants
* Eastern European Jews
* Crossing the Atlantic
* Immigration Process
* Ellis Island
* New York City
* Tenement Housing
I use this PowerPoint to provide background knowledge for the novel, Uprising, by Margaret Peterson Haddix. However, it would be useful for any teacher discussing immigration during the Turn of the Century.
I use this resource while I’m teaching “Uprising” by Margaret Peterson Haddix.
To view more resources for teaching this novel, use the following links …
Uprising Non-Fiction Articles
Uprising Chapter Vocabulary & Questions
Uprising Historical PowerPoints