Grade Range: 4-8Resource Type(s): Interactives & MediaDuration: 28 MinutesDate Posted: 7/7/2008
This electronic field trip was designed to introduce grades 4–8 to the America on the Move exhibition on transportation in U.S. history. Curators and a student host visit the exhibition and examine the impact of immigration and migration and the influence of various forms of transportation on American history.
Museum education, Self-paced learning modules, Thematic approach, Visual instruction
Lessons & Activities
Interactives & Media
This sign was purchased by a North Beach second-hand shop from a proprietor in the neighboring Ch...
worker, transportation, migration, 1900, object, primary source, civil rights, culture, racism, object based learning, Smithsonian, artifact, curator, 20th Century, Twentieth Century, oral history, collection, 1900’s, travel, Segregation
A Jewish immigrant who is saving money to bring his wife and children to join him in American cre...
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