BARRIERS TO IMMIGRATION: THE CHINESE EXCLUSION ACT
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Students study the Chinese Exclusion Act and its impact on the Chinese here in the US and abroad. Students complete a Reflect on History worksheet (attached) and share their findings in a group discussion.
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