In an Era of Good Feeling
In 1823, as the threat of increased European colonization of Central and South America loomed large, James Monroe delivered a solemn address to Congress that is now regarded as America’s most profound assertion of its sovereign rights in this hemisphere. This production furnishes historical background on Monroe, and also presents this well-known speech. The DVD includes a printable teacher guide featuring handouts, activities, testing, vocabulary, and more. Grades 4-10.