Election Rubric

 

Poor

Fair

Good

Vocabulary Note Sheet

Only one or two words are defined, and no partner’s definitions are written down.

Three or four words are defined, and only a few partner’s words are defined.

All five words are defined, and all five partner’s definitions are written down.

Candidate Note Sheet

Only one or two key  issues are explained and there are few or no background facts

Only half of the key issues are explained and there are only one or two background facts.

All the key issues are explained and there are three background facts.

Brochure

The brochure has no cover and is missing information on the background and four key issues

The brochure has a plain cover and is missing information on some background and two or three key issues

The brochure has a colorful cover and has information on the background and four key issues.

Poster

The poster is missing a phrase or slogan on a key issue and the candidate’s name.

The poster has the candidate’s name, but has no clear phrase or slogan on a key issue.

The poster has both the candidate’s name and a clear phrase or slogan on the key issue.

Paragraph

The paragraph is incomplete and has no supporting details. It is unclear if the vote would be yes or no.

The paragraph is complete but has few or no supporting details. It is not very clear if the vote would be yes or no.

The paragraph is complete and has several supporting details. It is clear if the vote would be yes or no.

Behavior

The student was disruptive and off-task

The student was not very disruptive and mostly stayed on task.

The student was not disruptive and stayed on task.

Teamwork

Partners did not work well together and were disruptive or off task. It was evident that one person did more work than the other.

Partners worked sort of well together and were not very disruptive or off task. It was unclear if one person did more work than the other.

Partners worked very well together and were not disruptive or off task. It was clear that both did an equal amount of work.