Immigration 10 th Grade Social Studies Impact of Immigration on Industrialization
Learning Targets <ul><li>I can EXPLAIN the different types of immigrants that came to the U.S.
I can DESCRIBE the living and working conditions for immigrants that lived in the U.S.
I can EXPLAIN the hardships and discrimination felt by immigrants.
I can RELATE immigration to urbanization. </li></ul>
Instructions <ul><li>In this activity you will use a variety of slides that will introduce you to European immigration into the United States between 1865 and 1915. You will be expected to view and write down information. You will assume the roles of European immigrants and record journal entries from the immigrant's perspectives on your on-line blogs. </li></ul>
The Great Migration <ul><li>This chart shows the percent of immigrants that came to the U.S.
From 1860-1921, a record-setting 23 million immigrants arrived in the U.S.
Early on the U.S. had no quotas, or limits on immigration
Political and Religious persecution in Eastern Europe
The lure of life in America </li></ul>Double-click to add graphics
Blogging 101 <ul><li>Before leaving for the U.S., immigrants typically had emotional farewells with the people they were leaving behind. While some people hoped to return or to eventually bring other family members to the U.S., many were uncertain that they would ever see their loved ones again.