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

    Monday, March 30, 2020

    U.S. Citizenship 11, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



    Biography: Ben Franklin, Inventor and Founding Father

    N-400
    Civics
      Integration
      Extra Credit:

      Sunday, March 29, 2020

      Citizenship Resources for Cesar Chavez Day

      On the last Monday of March, schools in California, Texas, and Colorado observe Cesar Chavez Day.

      ]

      uscitizenpod: Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta

      Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta started the United Farm Workers union, because farm workers did not have

      "the legal right to organize and to vote for collective bargaining. They didn't have the right to have clean drinking water, access to portable toilets, lunch breaks, or short rest breaks during workdays. And they were not entitled to the minimum wage or unemployment insurance."

      USCIS 100:51. What are two rights of everyone living in the United States?
      • freedom of expression
      • freedom of speech
      • freedom of assembly
      • freedom to petition the government
      • freedom of worship
      • the right to bear arms
      Listen:


      Family Fun:


      NEW (Jan 2019) New Readers Press: Field of Vision - Novel 
      Scenes Reader, Low-Intermediate Level by Ana Gianola

      Rafael is a farmworker foreman who takes pride in his work. After putting off eye surgery, an emergency in the field changes everything. Teacher Guide

      Saturday, March 28, 2020

      U.S. Citizenship Interview with Elvia Velázquez



      uscitizenpod: U.S. Citizenship Interview with Elvia Velázquez (cc--updated!)

      Elvia Velázquez is back with Teacher Jennifer got a practice U.S. Citizenship plus dictation and Civics Questions. Let's get started!

      Learn mores about Gonzales Adult School's Citizenship and Distance Learning Programs at https://ae.gonzalesusd.net/

      Wednesday, March 25, 2020

      U.S. Citizenship 08, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



      TeachCove.com: US History 11 - The Declaration of Independence

      N-400
      Civics
        Integration
        • Citizenship Quiz B-3 (check back later)
        Extra Credit:

        TED-ED: What you might not know about the Declaration of Independence - Kenneth C. Davis (video)
        In June 1776, a little over a year after the start of the American Revolutionary War, the US Continental Congress huddled together in a hot room in Philadelphia to talk independence. Kenneth C. Davis dives into some of the lesser known facts about the process of writing the Declaration of Independence and questions one very controversial omission.

        Tuesday, March 24, 2020

        U.S. Citizenship 07, COVID-19 Break, Milpitas Adult School



        uscitizenpod: Thanksgiving Video

        N-400
        Civics
          Integration
          Extra Credit: