Near the end of the 19th century, the US took control of a number of land outside of the United States. American political leaders justified these takeovers in a number of ways.
What do you think would be a legitimate reasons for a larger, stronger nation to take over a weaker nation?
American History 2
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.