“LESSON 5 Push-Pull Factors”, is great unit plan by Citizenship Counts that provides resources to teach immigration. The resource provides the reader with multiple lessons and assessments that allow students to develop their understanding of human immigration. Some of the topics that are discusses in this resource are: migration, immigration, push and pull factors, global factors, etc… This lesson provides different activities that involves discussion between classmates on push and pull factors, research on to a cartoon about immigration, and has the students create their own immigrant story where they use what they know about immigration to create a realistic story. This resource also has handouts to go along with the lessons you will be teaching. This is a great resource for any teacher looking for different lessons to teach their class about immigration/migration.
LESSON 5 Push-Pull Factors