1. Life at the U.S.-Mexican Border

Source: Online NewsHour

Discover the hazards faced by Mexican migrant workers in this interactive slide show. Learn why migrant workers in northern Mexico face the option of trying to find work locally or risking border crossings to look for jobs in the United States.

Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12

Subjects: Social Studies

Topics: Civics: Current Events/Issues. Cultural Studies: Latino American/Chicano Studies. Immigration.

Resource Type: Interactive/Online Activity