Handbook of Engaged Learning Projects

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Independent Project Rubric

Skill 1 Inadequate 2 Inadequate 3 Adequate 4 Adequate

Focus.

Is the idea /theme clear and maintained?

Unclear , absent Attempted, but is still unclear Theme of project is clear All points or parts clear.

Content

Theme supported with factual information

Conclusion drawn from research

No support Attempted, but information is incorrect Information is correct Points are correct and elaborated.

Layout

Plan of project connects with content in a reasonable way

No plan Attempted, but cluttered or disorganized Elements spaced logically and specific to project content Elements spaced logically and specific to project content, rule present

Communication

Does the project communicated to the audience for which it is intended.

Not evident to whom project is intended. Attempted, but not clear Evident Clearly evident

Craftsman-ship

Appropriate selection /application of medium

No craftsmanship evident Attempted, but disorganized or unreadable

Appropriate selection/

Application readable text

Application precise, medium visually effective.