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5th Grade Social Studies

Immigration at the Turn of the Century

Ellis Island

Use your Immigrant I.D. to travel through what it was like for immigrants coming to the United States.

Was it everything they hoped for and more?... Find out!


Explore these websites to decide for yourself.

Use the websites to answer your questions.


Arrival in the United States:


Push and Pull Factors:


Effects of Immigration:


Angel Island:


Tenement Living Condition:


Factory Conditions—Triangle Shirtwaist Factory: