Immigrant Experiences Vocabulary Lesson Watch this video and then complete the vocabulary assessment.
Emigrate • Definition: To leave one’s own country and settle in another.
Immigrant Definition: A person who migrates/moves to another country.
Scandinavia Ireland Germany Italy China Japan Hawaii
Discrimination • Definition: Treating people unfairly because of race, age, or gender.
Gold Rush • Definition: A large-scale movement of people to a region where gold has been discovered, as in California in 1849.
Transcontinental Railroad • Definition: A train route across the United States. Built between 1863 and 1869. Sacramento, CA Omaha, NE
Menial Labor • Definition: Work that is considered to be shameful or humiliating.
Revenue • Definition: Income
Incentive • Definition: Motivation to do something.