Oral History

Kevin Wong Discusses His Name

Primary Source

Hear the story of how a 5th grade student went from Yat Chung Wong to Kevin Wong.

This oral history is part of our Upper Elementary Unit Plan.

Associated Family Story Article

Middle School: 6-8th Grade, Upper Elementary: 4-5th Grade

The Wong Family Story

Learn about the Wong’s, a Chinese American family who lived in 103 Orchard Street in the 1970s.

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Associated Lesson Plans

Upper Elementary: 4-5th Grade

Respond to an Oral History

Students chart parts of their identity before listening to an oral history from the child of a Chinese immigrant.

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Questions on lessons and activities?

The materials on this page can enrich a visit to the Museum or help you teach about immigration. If you have questions or comments, please e-mail us.

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