Students research famous Americans, create a timeline through Microsoft PowerPoint, create a visual display, and a written report during this project. The project includes a parent letter, project outline, project choice page, and a grading rubric. This project can be used for many years to come and tweaked to fit your needs. It meets the Common Core objectives for Writing W.2.7 and W.2.8. It also meets the social studies Common Core objectives 2.H.1.1, 2.H.1.2, and 2.C.1.2 yet can be used for many different grade levels.