THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION IS
IMPORTANT IN UNDERSTANDING THE HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES.
IMMIGRATION BECAME A KEY PART OF THE REVOLUTION DUE TO MANY EMIGRANTS
COMING TO FIND A NEW JOB, HOME, AND LIFE IN AMERICA. THE WEBQUEST
WILL HELP YOU BETTER UNDERSTAND THE AMERICAN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION AND
IMMIGRATION DURING THIS TIME.
Postcard from Ellis Island
The following is a webquest created for 8th or 9th
grade social studies studies.
Whoever You Are
whoever you are!...
you continentals of Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia, indifferent of
All you on the numberless islands of the archipelagoes of the sea!
All you of centuries hence when you listen to me!
All you each and everywhere whom I specify not, but include just the
Health to you! good will to you all, from me and America sent!
Each of us is inevitable,
Each of us is limitlessˇeach of us with his or her right upon the
Each of us allow'd the eternal purports of the earth,
Each of us here as divinely as any is here.