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panama canal, "the kiss of the oceans" - meeting of the atlantic & pacific, 1915

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American Imperialism: World Leader or Bully Worksheet & Lesson

Amazing student-centered activity on American Imperialism! students analyze events to determine if the US acted more like a World Leader or a Bully during the Age of Imperialism! All readings, worksheets, and key included!

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Age: 9+, watch a free video documentary (1:23) history of Panama Canal & info on creation of canal, engineers & workers, & obstacles they faced. After watching, use the menu on the left side of the screen to: *Travel Virtually Through the Panama Canal *Watch an Animation of How the Panama Canal Works *Download a Teacher’s Guide *Also many video documentaries archived on the site to enhance education.

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American Imperialism Graphic Organizer

This graphic organizer is a great front loading or ending activity for American Imperialism. It covers American motives, Spanish American War, annexation of Hawaii, Panama Canal, Open Door Policy in China, along with the presidents Roosevelt, Taft, and Wilson.

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Riding on the Rails of History: The Panama Canal Railway

An amazing experience when traveling through #CentralAmerica -- Riding from Pacific Coast to the Atlantic across Panama on the country's iconic Panama Canal Railway | Alex in Wanderland

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1901 Map of Panama. Panama before the Panama Canal. On the map, you can see the elevation of each section and the location of the future dam & locks. www.junglelandpanama.com

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America’s Fight Against Addiction | Drug Treatment Timeline | drug rehab, addiction treatment, sobriety, recovery, la hacienda treatment center, addiction treatment, addiction recovery

America’s Fight Against Addiction | Drug Treatment Timeline | drug rehab, addiction treatment, sobriety, recovery, la hacienda treatment center, addiction treatment, addiction recovery

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Geek love. Learned this handwriting in 2nd grade. Still have the cue card. Can still do it when I take the time. Didn't know the history. [From the Fonts.com site:... inspired by Palmer Method which was introduced to the US in 1894 as a modern alternative to Spencerian. The method won many awards including the Gold Medals at the Panama Pacific Expo of 1915 and the Sesquicentennial Expo in 1926. This disciplined style set the standard of cursive penmanship for decades of American…

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