This interactive notebook includes everything you need to teach a unit on U.S. imperialism in an engaging way! This resource covers the Venezuelan crisis of 1895 through Wilson’s presidency.
The organizers in this resource can be used on their own, or as a supplement to student note. Interactive notebooks are a great tool to keep students organized and engaged in the lesson!
These interactive notebooks are part of a larger BUNDLE of American History interactive notebooks & graphic organizers! Save 20% when you buy the bundle!
In this resource you will find…
• 20 graphic organizers: 18 with text on them, and 2 left blank for your own customization.
• 6 1/2 pages of thorough suggested answers that you are free to use with these graphic organizers and flippables.
• Previews of each page in action for you or your students to reference.
• A cover page and table of contents is also included.
1. Key vocabulary – imperialism, sphere of influence, Boxer Rebellion, protectorate, Pan Americanism, isolationism, yellow journalism, rough riders, Roosevelt Corollary, Platt Amendment, annexation, Foraker Act
2. Venezuelan crisis of 1895 – background, crisis, arbitration, result
3. Annexation of Hawaii – background, coup d’etat, result,
4. Spanish American War – background, Cuban struggle for independence, Pacific theater, peace, aftermath
5. Philippine-American War – other names, background, origins, American strategy, Filipino strategy, guerrilla warfare, casualties, political atmosphere, end of the war, aftermath
6. Open door policy – background, spheres of influence, the policy, enforcement, second policy, result
7. Boxer Rebellion – background, boxer war, invasion of Manchuria, massacre of Christians, aftermath, consequences
8. Election of 1900 – republican & democratic nominations, campaign, results
9. McKinley’s Presidency – Spanish-American War, territorial gain, pluralism, election of 1900, assassination
10. Roosevelt’s Presidency – domestic policies, foreign policies, election of 1904, second term
11. Panama Canal – early attempts, U.S. acquisition, construction
12. Taft’s Presidency – foreign policy, domestic policy, judicial appointments, after the presidency
13. Dollar diplomacy – definition, in China, in the Caribbean
14. Wilson’s Presidency – first term, election of 1916, second term, foreign policy
15. Big stick diplomacy – definition, Cuba, Venezuela
16. Missionary diplomacy – definition, during Wilson’s Presidency, influence
17. Yellow journalism – definition, origins, 5 characteristics
Please view the preview for an in-depth look at what is included in this resource!
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