Field Trip Friday: Visit Ellis Island virtually 2 ways
More than 12 million immigrants made their first stop in America at the Ellis Island Immigration Station between 1892 and 1954. In fact, more than 40% of Americans can trace their family history back to Ellis Island.
You can visit the national park virtually through Scholastic!
Take this tour
, and follow in the immigrants' footsteps. You'll hear first-hand stories told by people who came through Ellis Island. You can see historical photographs and films, and read fascinating facts.
Virtual field trip