The Task

As experts in the people who helped to settle the United States, your group has been asked to appear on a televison program. You will appear in a panel discussion on a television program entitled, Meet the Immigrants. Each of you will appear as one of the following:

The producers of the program would like you to dress in an authentic costume to add flavor.

You will be asked to discuss the problems and joys of moving into new territory, what items you were able to carry, hardships encountered, health problems, reasons for going, how you were received by the people who were there, and your opinions about the problems people today might encounter when they move into a new country.

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