This is a research project that will give the students a comprehensive overview of World War 2. The students will be required to research the causes, alliances, political leaders, military leaders, and major battles of the war. In addition, the students must also research information on how the civilian populations were impacted by providing information on the Holocaust, the dropping of the atomic bombs, the total number of deaths in World War 2, and the concept of total war. Finally, students will also be required to give a timeline of the major events of World War 2. This is an ideal project to give students because it hits on all of the major teaching standards for World War 2. This assignment is a 4-page word document that includes a two-page description of the assignment, a one-page grading rubric and a picture of a completed project.