Ellis Island QR Code Activity - Immigration This QR code links to a great virtual tour of Ellis Island. It's packed full of great facts and this packet includes comprehension questions for the first 5 minutes of viewing. The short video could be used as part of a center/rotation in Daily 5 or Social Studies collaborative work. Great way to integrate the subjects!
Road to Revolution: The Colonies Unite- An Active, Engaging Unit
Are you looking for an engaging unit to use while teaching your students about the events leading to the American Revolution? You've found it! This unit contains a Road to Revolution wall display, lesson sheets, lesson activities, primary source analysis sheets, a relay review activity, and a unit test.
Dig deep into the content of the mid-1800’s while your students explore the essential question “How did immigrants contribute to the growth of the United States” through primary sources and background essays.
This Cold War Lap Book covers events in the 1940's and 1950's. It contains interactive organizers which may be glued onto a file folder to form a lap book, added to interactive notebooks, or used individually. $
Teaching Immigration? This is a fun way to have the students be involved in their learning in two different ways. You can have them make an Immigration Suitcase or Coming To America Lapbook. The choice is yours.