Monthly Archives: February 2019

ASSESSMENT – Editorializing Imperialism

Should the United States have been an imperial nation? Draw your response! Overall target – I can evaluate American imperialism from multiple perspectives. I can create an original and effective editorial cartoon using cartooning techniques. For your EDITORIAL CARTOON, you … Continue reading

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American Imperialism – GET READY TO ARGUE! February 20/21

SHOULD THE UNITED STATES HAVE BEEN AN IMPERIAL NATION?  I can discuss the the positives and negatives of American imperialism at the turn of the century. I can successfully and effectively prepare for and participate in an academic discussion. In … Continue reading

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PREVIEW for February 13/14 – Get ready for Imperialism!

I can describe and evaluate the causes, events, and impact of American imperialism. While the US was pushing for reform at home, the country was also expanding abroad in the era of IMPERIALISM.  Was American imperialism right or wrong?  That’s … Continue reading

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The Gilded Age – Then and Now!

Now that we have an overview of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, let’s close by finishing your sketchnotes and making connections! SKETCHNOTES – Draw and BRIEFLY describe the various topics that the characterize the Gilded Age.  Check out my … Continue reading

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In class Feb 5-8 – Hexagonal Thinking and the Progressive Movement

CLICK THE HEXAGONS!

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PREPARATION FOR FEB 5/6 – Here Come the Progressives!

As you have seen from our investigation of the Gilded Age, there was great of progress in the American  economy, industry, urbanization, and immigration during the late 1800s early 1900s. However, progress comes with a price.   Politics were controlled by the … Continue reading

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