Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Online Resources for US Citizenship



otan.us webinar: Online Resources for US Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship 18, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



VOANews: Reenactments Mark 150th Anniversary of US Civil War’s End

N-400
Civics
    Integration
    • Citizenship Quiz D-3 (coming soon)
    • Citizenship Interview Quiz: América Griselda Ayes (Tegucigalpa, Honduras) pdf
    Extra Credit
    • VOANews: From Africa to America (Special Report--multiple articles and videos) (2019)
      • In 1619, the first Africans were brought to colonial Virginia – in bondage – beginning more than two centuries of slavery in America

    Tuesday, April 7, 2020

    U.S. Citizenship 17, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School


    VOA Learning English Special Project: The U.S. Expands West

    N-400
    Civics
      Integration
      Extra Credit:

      Monday, April 6, 2020

      U.S. Citizenship 16, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



      VOANews: US Commemorates 400th Anniversary of Slavery in America

      N-400
      Civics
        Integration
        • Citizenship Quiz D-1 (coming soon)
        • Antonio Vazquez Gonzalez (Guadalajara, Mexico) (pdf
          Extra Credit:

          Sunday, April 5, 2020

          Smithsonian Museums Meet Visitors’ Needs Online



          VOANews: Smithsonian Museums Meet Visitors’ Needs Online

          Museums across the U.S. have closed to the public, to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus. But that hasn’t stopped the guardians of some of the greatest art collections in the country from sharing their national treasures with people around the world. VOA’s Julie Taboh spoke with the director of one of the Smithsonian Institution’s most popular museums about the many ways they’re reaching their audience.

          Smithsonian Museums Online Exhibits

          Saturday, April 4, 2020

          U.S. Citizenship plus Jigsaw Puzzles equals FAMILY FUN!



          uscitizenpod: U.S. Citizenship + Jigsaw Puzzles = FAMILY FUN!

          One of my favorite indoor activities is putting together jigsaw puzzles. I usually buy colorful puzzles related to U.S. civics, history, and Citizenship!

          Three free online jigsaw puzzles

          Puzzles from my personal collections:
          • PeterMax.com Statue of Liberty 550 piece, 1999
          • Aquarius Smithsonian Rosie The Riveter 100 pieces
          • eeBoo.com Women March Round Jigsaw Puzzle, 500 Pieces, 2019
          • Ridley's Inspirational Women Feminist Circular Puzzle, 1000 Pieces, 2020
          • eeboo.com, Votes for Women, 500 Pieces, 2019
          • Pomegranate.com, William H. Johnson: Harriet Tubman, 500 Pieces, 2020
          • Re-marks, Air Mail, 500 pieces, 2019

          PRACTICE MORE ENGLISH

          VOANews: Jigsaw Puzzles Gain Fans

          Jigsaw puzzles for adults are becoming more popular in America. The puzzles have pieces of different shapes that, when put together, form a picture. (read more and listen too!)


          Friday, April 3, 2020

          U.S. Citizenship 15, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



          uscitizenpod: Bill of Rights (google slides) (this will be made into a video)

          N-400
          Civics
          Integration
          • A Quick Review of the Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12 plus Civics Questions mp3 and pdf and video (2017)
          Extra Credit
          • ListenAndReadAlong is an AWESOME resource that produces videos that highlights words as they are heard from VOA news reports and features.

            VOA Learning English: What Does the Bill of Rights Say?
            What Do the Amendments in the Bill of Rights Say?
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            More Bill of Rights Resources

            Wednesday, April 1, 2020

            U.S. Citizenship 14, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



            USCIS Temporary Office Closure Extended Until At Least May 3

            N-400
            Civics
            Integration
            • Twenty-seven N-400 and twenty-seven USCIS 100Qs  (2011) (pdf)
            Extra Credit

            U.S. Citizenship 13, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



            VOA Learning English: The Making of the Constitution

            N-400
            Civics
            Integration
            • A Quick Interview for US Constitution and Citizenship Day (2011) pdf
            Extra Credit

            Tuesday, March 31, 2020

            U.S. Citizenship 12, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School


            uscitizenpod: The US Constitution

            N-400
            Civics
              Integration
              • A Quick Interview for US Constitution and Citizenship Day pdf
              Extra Credit