RUBRIC for "Looking For Equality" Wiki






INDIVIDUAL TASK RUBRIC


TO RECEIVE AN A on INDIVIDUAL TASKS - Overall, the task has that extra SHAZAAM quality that indicates you went over and above the call of duty.

  • Summary has a topic sentence that clearly summarizes the information in the paragraph.
  • Your summary is OVER 150 words (excluding quotes) and demonstrates superlative effort with excellent word choice and carefully crafted sentence structure. Overall the summary has a mature writing style with transitions.
  • Absolutely no punctuation or spelling errors.
  • Quotations are highly relevant to the topic sentence and used effectively with lead-ins that put the quote in context (who said the quote and when, if necessary).
  • The source material is very lengthy and from a legitimate, highly credible source.
  • All three quotes are cited correctly with perfectly punctuated parenthetical references.
  • Media (2) (images, video clips or sound bites) are from highly credible sources and add something extra that the summary alone does not convey.
  • Media has permission to be reused.
  • Work Cited is 100% perfect and reflects the use of detective skills to unearth as much information about the source material as humanly possible.

TO RECEIVE A B on INDIVIDUAL TASKS – Overall, the task shows extra effort and hard work with careful attention to all the required parts of the task.

  • Summary has a topic sentence that summarizes the information in the paragraph.
  • Your summary is OVER 150 words (excluding quotes) and demonstrates good effort with good word choice and well-crafted sentence structure.
  • Quotations are relevant to the topic sentence and used with lead-ins that put the quote in context (who said the quote and when, if necessary).
  • The source material is lengthy and from a legitimate, credible source.
  • All three quotes are cited correctly with parenthetical references - only one punctuation mistake.
  • Media (2) (images, video clips or sound bites) are from credible sources and add something extra that the summary alone does not convey.
  • Media has permission to be reused.
  • Work Cited has one mistake and reflects the use of detective skills to unearth information about the source material.


TO RECEIVE A C on INDIVIDUAL TASKS – Overall, your task meets the requirements but extra effort is not demonstrated clearly.

  • First sentence does not clearly summarize the information in the paragraph.
  • Your summary is about 150 words (excluding quotes) and the writing is mostly clear, but does not reflect a mature writing style.
  • Quotations relate to the main idea but seem tacked on to the summary.
  • The source material should be longer but the source is legitimate.
  • Some quotes are not cited correctly with parenthetical references.
  • Media (2) (images, video clips or sound bites) are from somewhat credible sources but merely reflect the writing without adding something extra.
  • Media does not have clear permission to be reused.
  • Work Cited has two or more mistakes and some sources do not reflect the use of detective skills to unearth information about the source.

TO RECEIVE A D on INDIVIDUAL TASKS – Overall, you do not meet the requirements of some significant portions of the assignment and your project does not demonstrate effort or concentration.
  • First sentence does not summarize the information in the paragraph.
  • Your summary is less than 150 words (excluding quotes) and the writing is unclear and a bit hard to follow.
  • Quotations do not relate to the main idea and seem tacked on to the summary.
  • The source material should be longer but the source is questionable.
  • Most quotes are not cited correctly with parenthetical references or parenthetical references are missing.
  • Two (or less) examples of media (images, video clips or sound bites) are from questionable sources and do not reflect the writing.
  • Media does not have clear permission to be reused.
  • Work Cited has three or more mistakes and does not reflect the use of detective skills to unearth information about the source.

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GROUP WORK RUBRIC


To RECEIVE AN A AS A GROUP - Overall, your page has that extra SHAZAAM quality that indicates your group went over and above the call of duty.
· The group task is highly imaginative and could actually be achieved.
· Task reflects a great deal of thought and interest in the problem.
· Each of the SIX steps is doable and the SIX steps clearly show a process to achieve the task.
· It is clear that the group was inspired by an idea from somewhere else and gives credit to that source.
· There are AT LEAST SIX separate steps to the plan.
· ALL FORMATTING IS UNIFORM:
· Every task is in the same font and size with clear headings.
· The author of each task is clearly labeled.
· The Work Cited for each individual task is clearly labeled as such.
· All media is shown and easy to see (not just a link).
· The Wiki has a clear and imaginative title
· Each individual task was completed on time and has the necessary requirements.


To RECEIVE A B AS A GROUP - Overall, your page shows extra effort and hard work with careful attention to all the required parts of the task.
· The group task is imaginative and could actually be achieved.
· Task reflects a thought and interest in the problem.
· Each of the SIX steps is doable and the SIX steps show a process to achieve the task.
· It is clear that the group was inspired by an idea from somewhere else and gives credit to that source.
· There are AT LEAST SIX separate steps to the plan.
· MOST OF THE FORMATTING IS UNIFORM:
· Every task is in the same font and size with clear headings.
· The author of each task is clearly labeled.
· The Work Cited for each individual task is clearly labeled as such.
· All media is shown and easy to see (not just a link).
· The Wiki has a clear and imaginative title
· All but one of the individual tasks was completed on time and has the necessary requirements.


TO RECEIVE A C AS A GROUP - Overall, your page meets the requirements with little extra effort demonstrated.
· The group task is clear and might be able to be achieved.
· Task reflects some thought and interest in the problem.
· Some of the SIX steps are doable but the process to achieve them is somewhat murky.
· It seems that the group might have been inspired by an idea from somewhere else but no credit is given to that source.
· There are SIX separate steps to the plan.
· SOME OF THE FORMATTING IS UNIFORM:
· Every task is in the same font and size with clear headings.
· The author of each task is clearly labeled.
· The Work Cited for each individual task is clearly labeled as such.
· All media is shown and easy to see (not just a link).
· The Wiki has a clear and imaginative title
· All but two of the individual tasks were completed on time and have the necessary requirements.


TO RECEIVE A D AS A GROUP - Overall, your pages does not meet the requirements of some significant portions of the assignment and your project does not demonstrate effort or concentration.
· The group task is a bit unclear and does not seem achievable.
· Task reflects little thought and interest in the problem.
· Few of the SIX steps are doable and the process to achieve them is somewhat murky.
· It seems that the group might have been inspired by an idea from somewhere else but no credit is given to that source.
· There are less than SIX separate steps to the plan.
· MOST OF THE FORMATTING IS UNIFORM:
· Every task is in the same font and size with clear headings.
· The author of each task is clearly labeled.
· The Work Cited for each individual task is clearly labeled as such.
· All media is shown and easy to see (not just a link).
· The Wiki has a clear and imaginative title
· MOST of the individual tasks were not completed on time and have the necessary requirements.