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Academic Alignment Authority: Virginia

Subject Matter / Course: Social Studies

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Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 11, 12
Why did cities grow and develop?
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Site and situation are important geographic concepts when studying the growth of cities.
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
What is meant by site?
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Identify and interpret regional patterns on maps.
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Sequence events.
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Prior to 1871, most immigrants to America came from northern and western Europe (Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Norway, and Sweden). During the half-century from 1871 until 1921, most immigrants came from southern and eastern Europe (Italy, Greece, Poland, Russia, present-day Hungary, and former Yugoslavia), as well as Asia (China and Japan).
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Like earlier immigrants, these immigrants came to America seeking freedom and better lives for their families.
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Mounting resentment led Congress to limit immigration through the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 and the Immigration Restriction Act of 1921. These laws effectively cut off most immigration to America for the next several decades; however, the immigrants of this period and their descendants continued to contribute immeasurably to American society.
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
What are some contributions made by immigrants?

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