Social Studies Chair Piscataway High School
The United States established immigration quota laws in the 1920’s to reduce the flow of immigrants to the U.S.. All nations would be reduced to 2% of the number of immigrants from that country who were living in the U.S. as counted in the 1890 census. Analyze the data from History Matters and and answer the questions below..
Who was shut out?
Were the quotas fair? Explain.
Are you Conservative or Liberal? What is your politics?
Part 1: Go to the following link and take the survey;
What was your rating? Do you agree or disagree?
Part 2: Which candidate best fits your political views for the 2016 presidential race?
Which candidate/political party matched your selections? Do you agree?
World War I Jeopardy: Play alone or choose a partner.
Be careful, it's hard!
Test Prep Flash Cards for WW1
Read the teacher background on the bottom of page 3 through page 4.
Use the 1st page of packet I gave you to analyze the 6 paintings of Jacob Lawrence on pages 19, 21, 23, 25, 27 and 29.
Use the second page or the backside of page 1 and select 5 letters to analyze and complete on the chart. Letters are on pages 11-13.
Analyze the 5 poems/songs on the same chart (pages 15-18)
On Thursday the last part is due. Use the Story Board chart to develop a story board for a potential documentary on the Great Migration.