Department Resources: Social Studies

Rubric for Projects

5 EXCEPTIONAL PROJECT 95-100
This project is truly exceptional in every way. The student has gone well beyond what was required, and in fact, the student has done additional research outside of the school/classroom. The project reflects a great deal of time and undertaking. The project is very skillfully and carefully completed. Attention was paid to details and there are no deficiencies or errors in this project. This project demonstrates thorough comprehension of the unit and the student has been able to successfully apply the learning. This project was completed on time.
4 STRONG PROJECT 87-94
This project is very effective. This project is above average in every way. The project meets all the requirements and, in fact, may have exceeded requirements. The project reflects a considerable amount of time and effort and the project is neat and conscientiously completed. This project demonstrates that the student understands the unit and is able to apply the learning. The project was turned in on time.
3 STANDARD PROJECT 80-86
This project is the intermediate or standard project. This project meets all the requirements, but no additional or extra work is reflected. The project is generally neat and acceptable, but it may contain errors or inaccuracies. This project demonstrates sufficient understanding of the unit. This project reflects a reasonable amount of time and care in its completion. This project was turned in on time.
2 DEVELOPING PROJECT 75-79
This project is below average. This project may meet most or some of the requirements, but it does not reflect a great deal of time and effort. The project does not reflect a thorough understanding of the unit and/or the application of knowledge is inadequate. Time and effort reflected in this project are minimal. This project may/may not have been turned in on time.
1 LIMITED PROJECT >75
This project is incomplete or the quality is unacceptable. The project does not meet most of the requirements and does not reflect effort, care or time. This project may be incomplete. This project contains errors and misinformation and does not reflect adequate understanding of the unit. The application of knowledge is insufficient or incorrect. This project may/may not have been turned in on time.
0 NON-EXISTENT PROJECT 0