We will be working on our Immigration Unit. Some of the key points in this unit are:
1. Explain the term, Immigrant.
2. Describe reasons immigrants leave their home countries to make a new home in the United States (e.g., push and pull factors)
3. Explain why the United States was and is called the “land of opportunity”
4. Identify the meaning of e Pluribus Unum
5. Explain the significance of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty
6. Describe how immigration has brought millions of newcomers to the United States