Name _________________________________ Period __________
You are to select one of the following products to display your response to the Big Picture Question. If you have another idea, please have it approved by me. If you have any questions, please ask!!! You will have a couple of days to work on this project in class, however, you will have to finish it at home. It is due on
Was the United States justified in going to war with Mexico?
_______/ 30 Took a position on the reason the U.S. was or was not justified and it is conveyed in your product
_______/ 30 (10 points per reason or topic) The three reasons ( ) are addressed and provide support for your position
_______/ 5 Included an appropriate title
_______/ 10 Neat – creative, visually appealing, and colorful
_______/ 25 Used class-time efficiently to analyze the documents and complete the handouts
I am aware of the criteria and rubric for this project. I understand that this project will count for a large portion of my/child’s six weeks average and failure to turn it in on time or not at all could have serious repercussions on my/child’s grade in this class.