Immigration Station

 

058Fifth grade students at NPES participated in a re-enactment of Immigration at Ellis Island.  Prior to the immigration station, students researched their chosen country of origin and prepared a presentation to share.  On Immigration Day, the fifth graders dressed as an immigrant from their country and arrived at “Immigration Station on Ellis Island”. Students went through several stations – Medical, Baggage, Passport, Interview, and the Deportation Station.