Who Are the Ancestors of US Citizens?

25/05/2017

See a state map here with trends over time:  https://matadornetwork.com/read/mapped-american-peoples-ancestry/


ELT: Videos and Lesson Plan Materials for Memorial Day Lessons

23/05/2017

Check out a treasure chest of resources here at https://ket.pbslearningmedia.org/search/?q=Memorial+Day&selected_facets=&selected_facets=


USA: Teaching About Ramadan and Eid

16/05/2017

The big Muslim holiday starts on 5/26/2017.  Are you aware of it and what it means?  Do you want to learn more about it?  Read more at http://www.tolerance.org/blog/teaching-about-ramadan-and-eid


USA: Growing number of Americans speak more than 1 language

16/05/2017

Good data:  http://news.jrn.msu.edu/2017/05/growing-number-of-americans-speak-more-than-1-language/


USA Bias Toward Racial Minorities Revisited

11/05/2017

Often overlooked:  Asian-Americans Have Highest Poverty Rate In NYC, But Stereotypes Make The Issue Invisible at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/asian-american-poverty-nyc_us_58ff7f40e4b0c46f0782a5b6


Could the USA Exist Without Immigrants?

09/05/2017

Read To Be Great Again, America Needs Immigrants  at https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/05/06/opinion/sunday/to-be-great-again-america-needs-immigrants.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-3&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region&_r=0&referer=http://m.facebook.com

Read a global perspective of issues involved.  Good reading.

 


Rites of Passage Around the World: Womanhood Apaches, USA

07/05/2017

The Sunrise ceremony: Find the video here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGf1m3uFIv4


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