This project has students answer one of three essential questions pertaining to the arrival of natives in Latin America, ancient civilizations (Olmec, Aztec, Inca, and Maya), and the arrival of the Europeans. They will demonstrate their understanding by creating a mind map. A sample mind map is included on the instructions page. Students can create their mind map using Inspiration or simply have them draw it by hand on blank paper. In addition, their is a rubric attached for grading.