To complete this assignment you will need to explore the In Motion link. Read through the following:
Overview, Leaving the South, Migration Fever, The Journey North, Networks and Media, A New Industrial Landscape, Hard Life in the North, Legacies
Remember to take notes as you read so that you can refer to them as you complete your work.
Your assignment is to answer the five questions below. Remember that you must answer the questions fully. That means a minimum of a paragraph for each question. Be sure that your information makes sense and that someone without knowledge of the Great Migration will be able to understand your writing.
1. What was the Great Migration?
2. Who migrated?
3. Where did the migrate from, where did they migrate to?
4. Why did they migrate?
5. How did the migration impact American Society?