A Journey to America: Finding an American Dream

Determination, bravery, and love brings the story of my grandparent’s journey to America from India. This project explores my Grandmother's American Creed and how she adapted to a place so new, yet equally filled with opportunity.

By Jaya S. from Fayetteville High School in Arkansas
Fayetteville High School

AP Block

This is a 10th grade PreAP Honors English 10 class co-taught with AP U.S. history.

More letters about "acceptance", "creed", "diversity", "hard work", and "immigration"

Surprise Me

Writing Our Future: American Creed is part of the National Writing Project’s family of youth publishing projects, all gathered under the Writing Our Future initiative.

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