Using your chosen refugee or immigrant group and approved guidelines for conducting simple Internet research, prepare an audio-narrated PowerPoint presentation about the group. You may not use the following groups that have already been covered extensively within the modules: Irish, Germans, Jews, and Chinese. Click here for complete instructions and scoring criteria (rubric).
HTY 110HA Presentation Project Instructions
Using approved guidelines for conducting simple Internet research, choose one immigrant or refugee group and prepare an audio-narrated PowerPoint presentation about the group.
You may not choose the following groups that have already been covered extensively within the modules:
Your presentation must include slides that include the following information:
Images/visuals for each slide in the form of:
o Photos (Required)
o Maps (Required)
An introduction to your group and an overview of their place of origin
Push and pull factors that affected your chosen group
Skills and assets of the group
Liabilities of the group
Early settlement patterns of the group
Occupations in which this group was concentrated
Challenges the group faced
Settlement patterns and experiences of this group in American society today
Use your critical thinking skills to answer the following question: Based on your research, would you say that your chosen group has attained the “American Dream?” In other words, has America been a “Promised Land” for your group? Why or why not?