Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: 20th Century US Immigration Law: Immigration Act of 1965

Brief Overview of the 1965 Immigration Act and its Impact

Author Tom Gjelten discusses the context of immigration reform in the 1960s and the importance of the 1965 Immigration Act.

Description

Author Tom Gjelten discusses the context of immigration reform in the 1960s and the importance of the 1965 Immigration Act.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • What changes did the Immigration Law bring to the system in 1965?
  • How does this law shift American immigration demographics in the latter half of the 20th century?

Participants

Vocabulary

  • Decolonization
  • Diversity
  • Immigration And Nationality Act Of 1965
  • Third World

Topics

ImmigrationU.S. History

Grades

Middle SchoolHigh SchoolUniversity