Classroom Ready Activities

Ellis Island

Immigration and Ellis Island 3-5/Elementary Level supplemental activity for studying Ellis Island by Betty Carhart





The Intersection of Immigration

The Intersection of Immigration, Women's Rights, and the Labor Movement New York, early 1900s 6-8/Middle Level lesson plan by Jennifer Mason






Mexican Immigration 3-5/Elementary Level social studies Mexico unit by Mary Ellen Hart

Professional Development Workshop Plan Developed by Anne Marie Tan


Thanksgiving lesson to help students better understand the reasons why the Pilgrims and other passengers came to America. They will review the history of the Pilgrim's Thanksgiving with the Indians and will better comprehend the historical events about the Pilgrims and the Thanksgiving of 1621 through the reading of children's books and application of primary sources.





Content created and featured in partnership with the TPS program does not indicate an endorsement by the Library of Congress. Website Images Bibliographic Information