Read the poem "The New Colossus" and discuss its relevance
to U.S. society.
Can you guess who said these two quotes, and when?
Learn how immigration to the U.S. has shaped and been shaped by government policies.
Discuss the topics of immigration and integration.
Gain knowledge of migration-related concepts and terminology.
Learn how Japanese migration to and within the U.S. has shaped and been shaped by various government policies.
Investigate an immigration-related issue in the news for a better understanding of modern immigration.
Watch “A Family Immigration Story: The Minetas,” a short video vignette illustrating one Japanese family’s immigration experience.
Discuss what you've learned about Japanese migration based on your prior reading and assignment.
Watch a video of young Americans describing their families’ immigration stories and draw comparisons.
Have students view “The Minetas’ Immigration Story,” a short video vignette illustrating one Japanese family’s immigration experience.
Take a look at a few interesting facts about modern-day immigration to the United States.
Some of the most recognizable faces are immigrants. See who they are!
Share your own family's immigration story and tell us what makes you American.
Conduct research on an immigration-related topic of your choice.