Thursday, February 21, 2019

Vandana Yadav’s Second Practice Citizenship Interview



uscitizenpod: Vandana Yadav’s Second Practice Citizenship Interview

This interview was based on:

A "Common" Citizenship Interview Based on the USCIS N-400r (53qs, 2pgs) (updated 06/12/2016)
pdf: http://goo.gl/cPTyRL

and USCIS 100 "Eights" quiz which can be found here:

Mix-and-Match U.S. Citizenship Interviews and Quizzes
http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/mix-and-match.pdf

Mezclar y Combinar Entrevistas y Exámencitos de Ciudadanía (2018)
http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/mezclar-y-combinar.pdf

I also included a dictation sentence from:

U.S. Citizenship Reading and Writing playlist
http://bit.ly/cit-rw

Watch Vandana Yadav’s First Practice Citizenship Interview
https://youtu.be/qktj9vmmRnc

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Felipe Toledo’s Practice Citizenship Interview




uscitizenpod: Felipe Toledo’s Practice Citizenship Interview

Felipe's interview was based on the Mix and Match Citizenship Interviews: Interview Level B Practice 5 and USCIS 100 "Sixes" quiz. Both of these can be found here:

Mix-and-Match U.S. Citizenship Interviews and Quizzes
http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/mix-and-match.pdf

Mezclar y Combinar Entrevistas y Exámencitos de Ciudadanía (2018)
http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/mezclar-y-combinar.pdf

You can listen to Felipe in another video:

US Citizenship Interview with Felipe Toledo
https://youtu.be/11ghT98zh-w

And Felipe's wife, Claudia, inspired the following quiz:

Claudia Rios Castro: A Quick Interview Based on the N-400r plus 10qs about the Branches of Gov’t Part 1 pdf
http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/citz-test-2015-branches.pdf

There is no official list of Citizenship Reading and Writing Sentences! See the following lists for the official words used during the USCIS Reading and Writing Test:

Reading Vocabulary for the Naturalization Test
http://bit.ly/USCIS-reading

Writing Vocabulary for the Naturalization Test
http://bit.ly/USCIS-writing

USCIS Using Tablets to Administer the English Reading and Writing Test (video)
http://bit.ly/USCIS-tablet

uscitizenpod: U.S. Citizenship Reading and Writing playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLtyN34w6H7y4wtr0MlDxpH39LZFUqWASp

Monday, February 18, 2019

US Citizenship Resources for Presidents' Day



uscitizenpod: Presidents' Day Quiz (2018)
Over 40 USCIS Civics and History Questions about our Presidents


Check back for updates!

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Tampa couples become naturalized citizens for Valentine's Day


FOX 13 Tampa: Tampa couples become naturalized citizens for Valentine's Day

TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - Dozens of people became new U.S. citizens during a special Valentine's Day ceremony in Tampa Thursday, capping off years of hard work. (read more)

Friday, February 15, 2019

Happy Birthday, Susan B. Anthony!



uscitizenpod: Susan B. Anthony Day!

Susan B. Anthony was born on February 15, 1820. She was a school teacher who became a social reformer. She worked against slavery and fought for women's rights. The 19th Amendment, which guarantees a woman's right to vote, was named in honor of Susan B. Anthony.

USCIS 100:77 What did Susan B. Anthony do?

  • fought for women's rights
  • fought for human rights

Coin image source:
By US Mint (coin); Heritage Auctions (image) - Heritage Auctions Lot 1449, 29 April 2010, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=38677785

Thursday, February 14, 2019

U.S. Citizenship Class 12, Spring 2019, Milpitas Adult School



Because tonight is Valentine's Day and the heavy rain/flooding in Milpitas, many students skipped class. These four "Sweethearts" came to class and helped make and post citizenship cards as "Valentines" for their fellow students. I will post a video about their work a bit later.

Also, watch this video and take the quiz:

uscitizenpod: A Presidential Valentine's Day Citizenship Quiz
Ten questions about the Presidents and their First Ladies
pdf http://goo.gl/nj60ar