Ellis Island simulation at Fisher provides hands-on history lesson

Before students embarked on Thanksgiving Break, third grade students at Fisher Elementary embarked on another journey – one through the history of Ellis Island and immigration in the early 20th Century.

Third grade students participated in a simulation Tuesday, Nov. 26, that took them through the different steps experienced by immigrants arriving at Ellis Island around the turn of the last century.

Read more about their experience in the Marshalltown Times-Republican.