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Island of Hopes and Island of Tears?

Third graders research Ellis Island. In this immigration activity, 3rd graders watch a power point presentation titled Island of Hope or Island of Tears?and discuss the personal belongings the immigrants decided to bring to the United States. Students write a paragraph about what belongings they would choose to bring and use the Internet to answer questions about Ellis Island.

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