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Immigration Unit

In this unit 3-5 grade students will explore social, political, and cultural factors impacting contemporary immigration to gain an understanding of the current immigration process.  All lesson plans are written using a Universal Design for Learning (UDL) template.  All material required to successfully implement this unit can be found below. 

Lesson 1: Culture 

Lesson 2: Why Immigrate to the US?

Lesson 3: Journey 

Lesson 4: Changes in Immigration Law Over Time

Lesson 5: Immigration Paperwork

Lesson 6: Immigration Interviews 

Materials for lessons:

Images for Lesson 3: Journey

Station Activity Sheets for Lesson 5: Immigration Paperwork

Interview Checklist for Lesson 6: Immigration Interviews