Journey to America

Fifth graders carefully analyze the artwork, Les Emigrants, and explore the reasons that people emigrated to the United States, and what life was like for new arrivals. They discuss what things immigrants were able to bring with them and what they had to leave behind. Students write a newspaper article on life as an immigrant during the time period portrayed.

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Subjects
Visual Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Research
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Language
English
Duration
2 hrs

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