Introduction
This video features a montage of celebrity immigrants who have made a name for themselves in U.S. society. Watch the video and discuss the following questions with your classmates.

 

Discuss

  1. Did anyone on this list surprise you? Who?
     

  2. What are popular ideas, images, and/or stereotypes of today’s immigrants?
     

  3. Do the people appearing in this video fit those ideas? 

Contributor: Fuzheado. Source: Wikimedia License

Contributor: COP PARIS. Source: Flickr

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Dustin W. Sisco. Source: Defense Visual Information Distribution Service

Photo by Cpl. Johnny Merkley II Marine Expeditionary Force. Source: Defense Visual Information Distribution Service

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ADD YOUR STORY

ACTIVITY

Share your own family's immigration story and tell us what makes you American.

IMMIGRATION RESEARCH PROJECT

ASSIGNMENT

Conduct research on an immigration-related topic of your choice.

IMMIGRATION IN THE NEWS

ACTIVITY

Investigate an immigration-related issue in the news for a better understanding of modern immigration.