Students will explain and evaluate the impact of significant social, political, and economic changes during the Progressive Movement (e.g., industrial capitalism, urbanization, political corruption, initiation of reforms) World War I (e.g., imperialism to isolationism, nationalism) and the Twenties (e.g., economic prosperity, consumerism, women's suffrage).
I analyze the causes and effects of the Spanish American War.
- Background Question: What is yellow journalism? How did it impact the Spanish American War?
- Notes: American Imperialism
- Reflection Question: What was the Anti-Imperialism League? Who did they support in the 1900 election?