To encourage everyone to participate in class discussion over the introduction and Chapter 1 of "Angel Island: immigrant Gateway to America ", I have a task for you. You will need to answer the prompts on the handout provided.
Provide a brief summary/overview of your section- what did you learn about immigration, Angel Island?
Make sure you are able to provide examples of how an immigrant's race, class or gender shaped their experience at Angel Island. Consider, how were those ascribed statuses used to create divisions amongst immigrants at Angel Island?
You and your partner will be responsible for teaching your section of the text.You can do it!
Once you have had a chance to provide those examples. You will need to write your responses the questions to the prompts on the board and be prepared to discuss them with the class.