Watch this video from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, entitled “A Promise of Freedom: An Introduction to U.S. History and Civics for Immigrants” (opens in a new window).
Then participate in the class’s discussion of immigration.
How should the government handle illegal immigration? Do you think that a tough approach to handle illegal immigrants is necessary? Or do you favor incorporating into the society those immigrants who prove themselves worthy? Why or why not?
- Post a 150-word response to the Focus Question; you should …
- Write a response to the Focus Question, answering all questions; and
- Write about some aspect of that Focus Question you found surprising, did not understand, think is very important, or think most affects where you live.