How have waves of immigration changed over the last century?

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Instructions:

  1. Select one country of origin from the “All Countries” menu, and look at that country’s patterns of immigration on the U.S. map over time.
  2. Choose one area of the USA where that group’s immigration pattern changed a lot over time. Describe the change.
  3. Compare the pattern in that place to some other part of the USA, where the pattern was different over time.
  4. Pair up with another group and compare the immigration patterns of your two countries of origin.

Pick an area of the USA, and describe how the immigration of one group changed there over time.



Skill : Make Observations

Skill : Compare Maps

Compare patterns of immigration from one country of origin in different parts of the USA, at different times.



Skill : Compare Maps

Skill : Compare Locations Within a Map

Compare patterns of immigration from two countries of origin, in terms of time and place



Skill : Make Observations

Skill : Compare Maps

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