This task is EXCELLENT for hitting the 5th grade Georgia geography standards. The final product is a student created map and map key with US man-made and physical features. The product begins with a student explanation of the task with easy to understand student language. Materials also include a table for collecting sources for the project, a student-friendly checklist of all requirements for the map, a blank map, and a list of geographical concepts. This product would make a great menu activity, center project, take home project, and even assessment. It would also be a great partner or small group task. This activity puts the power into the hands of the student by encouraging several sources to be researched and used to appropriately locate various man-made and physical features of the US map.