5 Distance Learning activities that focus on the Unit 5 Topic 2: The Changing Face of Cities topic as outlined by the Louisiana State Department of education.

It also includes the original Interactive and Worksheet Edition Unit 5 Topic 2 – The Changing Face of Cities – Part C

This version can be used in both Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams.

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These activities focus on answering the following standards and questions:

  • 4.2.5 Use the concepts “melting pot,” “salad bowl,” and “cultural mosaic” to explain the impact of immigration on population growth and diversity in the United States.
  • 4.3.1 Explain how inventions and new processes affected the lives of people, migration, and the economy of regions of the United States.
  • 4.9.2 Identify examples of human, natural, and capital resources and explain how these resources are used to produce goods and provide services.
  • 4.9.3 Define the terms profit and risk and explain how they relate to each other.
  • 4.9.4 Investigate the relationship between supply, demand, and price.
  • 4.9.5 Describe how government pays for goods and services through taxes and fees.
  • 4.9.8 Differentiate between money (currency), checks, debit cards, and credit cards and identify advantages and disadvantages of each type of monetary exchange.
  • 4.9.9 Define budget, income, and expense and explain the benefits of making and following a budget.
  • What factors contributed to immigration of Europeans in the early 20th century?
  • What was life like for immigrants living in cities?
  • What role did women have in improving conditions in cities?
  • What factors led to the Great Migration of African Americans to northern cities?
  • How did the movement to these cities change the lives of African Americans?


● Google Slides and Microsoft PowerPoint versions of all the activities.
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● Teacher guides and answer documents.


  1. Money
  2. Spending vs Saving
  3. Taxes
  4. Item Set
  5. Standalone Items