Comparison and Contrast


1.  Read the following stories and take the online quiz.  Remember to look for ways to find how things are alike and how they are different. 

comparison and contrast stories 


2.  Watch the virtual tour of the immigrants at the Lower East Side and compare their lives to our lives of today.

The Official Site of the Lower East Side Tenement Museum


3.  Watch the video and listen to the audio of Ellis Island.  Compare what immigration might look like today to what it was like at the time period described in this video. 

Welcome to Immigration