Interactive Activities

Interactive: Saez Velez Family Story Crossword

New! Crossword Puzzle

This interactive, crossword puzzle for grades 4 – 6 reviews im/migration vocabulary words and facts learned from the Saez-Velez Family Story. This fun activity also works great as a follow-up comprehension and connection exercise to our Saez-Velez Family virtual field trip!

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Associated Family Story Article

Associated Lessons

Associated Virtual Field Trip

1960s Saez Velez Family  | The Saez Velez Family story features a Puerto Rican family and their 1968 tenement home. Students learn about the history of Puerto Rico, how Puerto Ricans came to be US citizens, and how the Saez Velez’ migrated to New York City.

  • Themes: Culture and Identity, Industrialization and Labor, Push and Pull Factors
  • Topics: Puerto Rican Migration

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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