Easily adaptable for any social studies class, although initially written for World or US History classes at the high school level. All resources are in a Word file and easy for you to edit and customize for your own students' needs. It's also ready to print as is! Easy to follow, allows for student choice and creativity and is a good summative assessment for the semester.
Sample text from the project: During the semester, we have learned about several different kinds of leaders and paid especially close attention to their accomplishments, challenges, opportunities, and missed chances. We’ve decided what their strengths and weaknesses are and how history has judged their effectiveness.
Set the stage:
You have just been made a leader of a small but powerful country. You were elected fairly by the people, but it was a close race and you will need to unite the country...