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 can explain the political, economic, &cultural factors that fueled the growth of American imperialism.
- Background Question: Complete the American Imperialism Map
- Notes: American Imperialism
- Reflection Question: What prompted the U.S. to engage in imperialism at the turn of the century?