1. You will be placed in groups and assigned one of the following Immigrant groups:
2. You will research your topic using the Immigration Webquest
Immigration Webquest Link
3. You will develop a 10 slide PowerPoint presentation on your assigned group
Presentations will answer the following questions:
Why did members of the group leave their homeland?
How many members of the group immigrated to the United States?
Where did most members of that immigrant group settle?
What jobs did they find?
What problems were faced by the group?
How did the group influence the culture of the United States?
Which immigrants became well known for their contributions to American society?
PowerPoint Presentations will include answers to the 7 questions and...
A minimum of 10 slides, no more than 15
A minimum of 5 pictures
A minimum of 5 transitions/special effects
An interesting Title
Have fun and be creative!!
4. You will present their findings to the class in PowerPoint format. Make sure to rehearse your presentation
and to check for spelling and grammar errors.
PowerPoint Presentation Rubric
Content/Accuracy 5 4 3 2 1
Spelling/Grammar 5 4 3 2 1
Presentation 5 4 3 2 1
Creativity/Graphics/Font 5 4 3 2 1
Attention-grabbing 5 4 3 2 1