Did you know that immigrants played a vital role in the Civil War? While humans have been migrating throughout every place and time in history, immigrants’ contributions and stories have often been overlooked in the mainstream narrative. Learn how to use The Immigrant Learning Center’s free Teaching Immigration series to incorporate immigration into social studies topics you are already teaching. Help your middle and high school students to do the critical work of making connections between history and the present day and inspire them to consider their place in this history as it continues. Leave this 2023 Share My Lesson Virtual Conference session with classroom-ready lessons, activities, and instructional resources appropriate for grade 5-12 students.
Bringing Immigrant Contributions and Narratives to Life in U.S. History
March 23, 2023 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
Subject Social Studies — Current Events, Immigration, US History
Grade Level Grades 6-12, Professional Development
Available for one-hour of PD credit. A certificate of completion will be available for download at the end of your session that you can submit for your school's or district's approval.
Share My Lesson is a New York State Education Department-approved provider for Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) requirements, an Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) approved professional development provider, and a Texas Education Agency (TEA) approved professional development provider.