Discussion: What Does It Mean to Be an American?
Discuss This Important Question
Reexamine the notion of “Americanness” in light of everything you’ve learned.
Discuss what you think it means to be an American. Keep in mind the comments made by Ambassador Roos, Secretary Mineta, and the American students in the video activities for this lesson. Think not only about what was said, but what was also inferred. The videos are also included below.