Coming to America / Coming to Ohio
Marcie Beggs/ Teacher
Roxboro Middle School, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
Subject: US History
Time: 2 – 3 days (43 minutes periods)
Objectives: Students will:
1. Understand the complexities of traveling to and in America in 1800’s
2. Compare and contrast the experiences of the two girls.
3. Use critical thinking to problem solve reasons for coming to America.