Community Heritage Project

 

Technology Self-Assessment Rubric

 

 Levels

Basic Operations

File Management

Word Processing 

 Spreadsheets

 Database

Graphics

 Novice

Iam willing to learn but I ahve very little experience.

I never used a computer.

 

 

I have never saved things on my computer.

 

 

I have never used a word processor.

 

 

I have never used a spreadsheet.

 

 

I have never created or used a database

 

 

I have never used graphics or pictures on a computer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Near Proficient

I am getting better. I know the basics.

I use a computer primarily for pleasure.

 

 

I have saved things on my computer, but I don't know where they are.

 

 

 I have used a word processor a few times.

 

I have used a spreadsheet on occasion.

 

 

I have used a database a few times, but I have never created one.

 

I have selected/created and placed a simple picture in a document.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Proficient

I'm very good and use the computer alot.

I can use a computer to load software and print my work.

 

 

I have saved things on my computer, and I can find them when I need them.

 

 

I do some of my work using word processing, and I know how to edit.

 

 

I can use a simple spreadsheet to add a column of numbers. I can make a simple chart or graph.

 

 

I can use a database to collect and study data. I have used a database to sort and print information.   I can design and change graphics using draw & paint tools. I can place graphics in documents.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Advanced

I'm very know- legeable and can do a lot of things with technology well.

I can change the way my computer desktop looks. I can hook up other periphial devices to my computer.

 

 I know how to create folders for organizing my saved files and sometimes I make backup copies.

I use the word processor for most of my work. I can format and make my work look good.

 

 I use a spreadsheet to keep track of stats, budgets, and other data for my personal and school use.  I can use a database to keep track of statsand other data for my personal and school use.  I have changed the look of graphics and pictures using photo software.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Levels

Internet

Telecom Use

Ethics 

Research

 Present

Tech Use

 Novice

Iam willing to learn but I ahve very little experience.

Ihave never used the Internet.

 

 

 

I have never used e-mail or chat software. 

 

I don't know about the rights and wrongs of using tech-nologies.

 

 

I have never used an electronic source to gather information to complete a task or solve a problem. 

I have never used a computer to do a presentation.

 

 

I haven't used computers or technologies very much.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Near Proficient

I am getting better. I know the basics.

I have used the Web with the help of others.

 

 

I have used e-mail some when others help me.

 

 

I know some things about copyright and responsible use.

 

 

I can do a simple search for info with electronic sources.

 

 

 I have given a presentation using text and clipart.

 

 I've used a computer a little. I know some basic things.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Proficient

I'm very good and use the computer alot.

I am able to use Internet to find info on my own.

 

 

 I am able to use e-mail by myself. I have been in chat groups.

I know that there are some sites I shouldn't enter, that I shouldn't copy software, or use other's work.

 

 I can do a complex searchusing different electronic sources.  I have given electronic presentations using text, clip art, digital pics, sound, etc.

I've used technology quite a bit, and I'm very good.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Advanced

I'm very know- legeable and can do a lot of things with technology well.

 I have created my own webpages.

 

I know how to attach documents and pictures to my e-mail.

 

I understand appropriate technology use and can share that info with others.

I can narrow my search to match my topic. I can use a variety of electronic sources.

 

 I have given a sophisticated, well- designed electronic presentation. I'm very knowledgeable about computers and software. I do most of my work on a computer. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Created for the Fermilab LInC program sponsored by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Education Office and Friends of Fermilab, and funded by United States Department of Energy, Illinois State Board of Education, North Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium which is operated by North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL), and the National Science Foundation.

Author(s): Pam Birkeland, e-mail :
tis@gtccmt.org
School: Golden Triangle Curriculum Cooperative, Shelby, MT
Created: April 18, 1999
URL: http://www-ed.fnal.gov/lincon/w99/projects/heritage/selfassess.html