Subject Area: Social Studies
Strand: American History / Civics and Government
Standard: Historical Knowledge / Civic and Political Participation
SS.2.A.2.5 Identify reasons people came to the United States throughout history.
SS.2.A.2.7 Discuss why immigration continues today.
SS.2.C.2.2 Define and apply the characteristics of responsible citizenship.
SS.1.C.2.1 Explain the rights and responsibilities students have in the school community.
SS.1.C.2.2 Describe the characteristics of responsible citizenship in the school community.
SS.K.C.2.1 Demonstrate the characteristics of being a good citizen.
Objective/Learning Target: The students will identify the rights and responsibilities of American citizenship and why people immigrate to the United States.
What are the rights and responsibilities of citizenship?
Why have people immigrated to our country and still do?
Materials: Make sure you have these materials ready
1. Make one copy of these Entrance and Exit Slips for each student.
Time Required: Five minutes before the start of the lesson and five minutes at the end.
Recommended Grade Range: K-5; K-1 On-Level & Enrichment; 2 On Level; 4-5 Re-teaching
Assessment: Exit Slip score