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Do Now Task �Free Write: Write a paragraph to a half a page when addressing the question below: �Question: What is your family story about immigrating to America? �Think About: �Why did they/you immigrate to America? �When did they/you immigrate? �Has their/your experience been a positive one?
Key Question �What were the factors that led to immigration and how did immigration change America?
Words of the Day �Push Factors: Negative factors that force people leave their home country. �Examples: War, famine, poverty, disease, poor education, corrupt government. �Pull Factors: Positive factors that attract people to America. �Examples: Good schools, colleges, healthcare, job opportunities, housing, entertainment, safety and security.
Whole Class Share 1. What is your family story about immigrating to America? 2. Why did they/you immigrate to America? 3. When did they/you immigrate? 4. Has their/your experience been a positive one?
Guided Reading �Go to page 655 in the red textbook �We will read the page aloud as a class �As we read: Follow along and fill in the blanks with the key words. �Re-read the page 655 and fill in any remaining blanks on your own.
Independent Work 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Go to Brain Pop Username=newschoolesl Password=bpop Search the video called: Immigration Watch the video on immigration Watch it in full screen mode with the closed captions on. Restate and answer all of the video questions on your using complete sentences.
Whole Class Check 1. How did immigration change America? 2. What were the positive changes of immigration? 3. What were the negative changes as a result of immigration?
Assessment � Answer the Key Question in 1 paragraph using the RACE Format that you practice in ELA. � Be sure to cite 1 piece of evidence from the Brain Pop video or page 655 in the textbook. � Key Question: What were the factors that led to immigration and how did immigration change America? Sentence Starters: There were two factors that led to immigration. Those factors are _____ and _____. Pull _____ are _______. Push factors are _______. The immigrant journey was long and difficult because of _____ and _____. Once they arrived in America they ________ and _____. Immigration changed America in positive and negative ways. Some positive changes to America as a result of immigration were _____ and ______. The Brain Pop video shows this idea when the narrator Tim said, ______. Some negative changes as a result of immigration was ______. Although immigration has changed American in many ways it is this diversity and the contributions of immigrants that has made and will continue to make America a great nation.