English | Ages 11-14, 14-16
In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to explore the experiences of immigrants arriving into Ellis Island and read ‘The New Colossus’ by Emma Lazarus before analysing the use of personification within the poem.
Expedition Prep Checklist:
Download the Google Expeditions App on all devices and select the expedition Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Explore the expedition and locate points of interest. Scenes 1-3 (though teachers may wish to use all 7 depending on the level of discussion).
Review the video content in the Lesson resources section to update your knowledge and develop some teaching ideas.