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The Immigrant Experience in America

http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/immigration/immigrationov.html

Description: Students will learn about immigration, Ellis Island, and tenement life from 1890 to 1924. Students will conduct online research and write an essay about immigrant life. Standard 8.12.7

Author: Thirteen Ed Online

Lesson ID: 1043

The M'Clintock House: A Home to the Women's Rights Movement

http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/twhp/wwwlps/lessons/76mclintock/76mclintock.htm

Description: The M'Clintock House came to occupy a prominent place in American history because of the people who lived inside its walls and in the surrounding community. On July 16, 1848, five women, including Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott, met here to draft what they called the "Declaration of Sentiments" the formative document of the Women's Suffrage Movement. Standards 8.6.6, and 11.10.7

Author: Teaching with Historic Places, National Park Service

Lesson ID: 1050

Virtual Ellis Island Museum Unit

http://commtechlab.msu.edu/sites/letsnet/noframes/subjects/ss/b6u2.html#plans

Description: Conduct primary and secondary research to learn more about your cultural and ethnic heritage. These explorations will serve as a personal link to the historical importance of immigration in United States history. Use your research to develop web pages about your own cultural and ethnic heritage that will be formed into a virtual museum. Your research will include interviews with family members, investigating your heritage using library and Internet resources, and visiting sites set up by others related to the concepts of immigration and ethnic and cultural heritage. Standards 8.12.7, 11.2.2, 11.2.4 and 11.3.4

Author: John Schick, Alderwood School

Lesson ID: 1189

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