This is a creative social studies research group project - a complete set of directions, a completion calendar, and a detailed rubric, appropriate for both student self-assessment and teacher scoring.
For this project, students create a world map illustrating the membership and operations of international political and economic organizations. The project includes teamwork, research, writing, visual design and presentation. It addresses a wide range of CCSS for literacy, communication, political science, geography and civics.
Approximate time to complete is two weeks, though it could be done in less time depending on schedules and calendars.
This is recommended for the following social studies courses: Modern World History, Contemporary World Problems, Cultural Geography, Civics, Macroeconomics.