Mr. Valenzuela
7Dec/15

Humanities 7 – Unit 3 Migration Policy Memo Project

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Unit 3 Migration Policy Memo Project

In this unit, students have been studying about how migration works, and the difficulties some face while making the journey from Central America to the United States. The goals of the policy memo project are to: 1) learn how politicians and important policy makers get their information by crafting a policy memo; 2) educate others on the ongoing crisis of unaccompanied minors from Central America traveling to the United States; and 3) to think critically about solutions to real world problems in our world today.

Downloads/Handouts

microsoft_word_logo Immigration Policy Memo Instructions 

microsoft_word_logo Immigration Policy Memo Draft

Research Links

link The Refugees At Our Door (Source: The New York Times)

link No country for lost kids (Source: PBS Newshour)

link Unaccompanied Children from Central America, One Year Later (Source: Huffington Post via Stateline)

link Fact Sheet: Unaccompanied Children from Central America (Source: The White House)

Solutions

link How To Help (Source: EnriquesJourney.com)

link Hope For Honduras (Source: EnriquesJourney.com)

link Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) (Source: EnriquesJourney.com)

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