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Ellis Island Program

Pre-Program Activities

Ellis Geography
Ellis Island: The Immigration Process (for 7th-12th grade)
Ellis Island: The Immigration Process (for 5th-6th grade)
Ellis Vocabulary pre-visit (for 5th-12th grade)
Ellis Background reading What to Expect at Ellis Is (for 5th-12th grade)

Post-Program Activities

Activity 1 - Ellis Island Assessment
Activity 2 - Ellis Island Oral Histories Assessment
Activity 3 - Quick Write Assessment
Activity 4 - Analyzing Political Cartoons Assessment

El Dia de los Muertos

Pre-Program Activities

El Dia de los Muertos
El Dia de los Muertos - Background Reading Activity (for 3rd-5th grade)

Post-Program Activities

Activity 1 - El Dia de los Muertos Quick Write Activity
Activity 2 - El Dia de los Muertos
Activity 3 - El Dia de los Muertos Assessment (for K-2nd grade)

India's Diwali

Pre-Program Activities

Prereading India Celebrations
Diwali - The festival of lights

Post-Program Activities

Activity 1 - Diwali Assessment Activity (for K-2nd grade)
Activity 2 - Diwali Assessment Activity
Activity 3 - Diwali Assessment
Activity 4 - Diwali Assessment

India: Holi Festival and Painted Elephants

Pre-Program Activities

Prereading India Celebrations

Post-Program Activities

Activity 1 - Holi Assessment Activity

Gone to Texas

Pre-Program Activities

Institute of Texan Cultures

Post-Program Activities

Institute of Texan Cultures

Mexico: Nahua-Otomi Indians and Amate Bark Paintings

Pre-Program Activities

Mexico: Art of Making Paper
Mexico: Nahua-Otomi Indians and Amate

India Raksha Bandhan/Rakhi

Pre-Program Activities

Prereading India Celebrations

Post-Program Activities

Activity 1 - Rakhi Assessment Activity (for K-2nd grade)

Africa: Maasai Culture in Kenya and Tanzania

Pre-Program Activities

Africa's Culture and Geography

Post-Program Activities

Map Coloring Activity (for 5th - 12th grade)
Activity - Maasai Assessment Activity (for K-2nd grade

Africa: Masks and Beading Traditions in Ghana

Pre-Program Activities

Africa's Culture and Geography

Post-Program Activities

Map Coloring Activity (for 5th - 12th grade)

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