Essential Questions: How do humans influence the environment? What is our responsibility to others?; Aligned to 10 Common Core standards; 2 research options: global warming/ climate change and endangered animal species; 4 Final project choices (3 digital and one paper product); Pages included: Cover page; General requirements page; Timeline page; Final group project details page; Grading and point breakdowns pages; and 2 group self-evaluation pages. There is also a progress tracking chart (for teacher use) posted in my store. This research packet pairs with 2 others that are specific to each research option listed above (also posted in my store).