All ashore for Ellis Island

 IMMIGRANTS—Above, third-grader Libby Rothfuss waits in line for processing as a new arrival to America during the White Oak Elementary School Ellis Island simulation on March 9. At left, playing the role of nurse, Kristi Blas checks third-grader Jacob Sostrin as part of the processing for immigrants. Bottom left, third-grader Delilah D’Amore has her ID card inspected by John Blas, playing a police office, and Sara Tomay, in the role of a bread seller. The annual exercise teaches students a...

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