Research Paper

 

 
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Title Page
No title page
Title page with 1 or 2 of the criteria met
Title Page with 3 or 4 criteria met
Title page with 5 or 6 of the criteria met
Name, Date, Block, Title, and Teacher'sName Included;Page Vertically and Horizontally Centered
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Introduction
No pertinent information
Includes 1 of the criteria
Includes 2 of the criteria
Includes 3 of the criteria
Includes all Introduction criteria
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Properties
0 properties found in paragraph
Includes only 1 or 2 different properties
Includes only 3 different properites
Includes only 4 different properties
Includes atleast 5 different properties
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Uses
0 uses found in paragraph
Includes only 1 or 2 different uses
Includes only 3 different uses
Includes only 4 different uses
Includes atleast 5 different uses
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Dangers/Interesting Facts
0 facts found in paragraph
Includes only 1 or 2 different facts
Includes only 3 different facts
Includes only 4 different facts
Includes atleast 5 different facts
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Conclusion
Conclusion contains no information from the research
Summarizes only 1 paragraph
Summarizes only 2 paragraphs
Summarizes only 3 paragraphs
Summarizes first 4 paragraphs
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Citations/Documentation
No Citations *Plagiarism*
5 or more errors according to MLA format
3 - 4 errors according to MLA format
1 - 2 errors according to MLA format
Follows MLA format through the entire paper
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Bibliography
No Bibliography *Plagiarism*
5 or more errors according to MLA format
3 - 4 errors according to MLA format
1 - 2 errors according to MLA format
Follows MLA format
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Spelling
7 or more spelling errors
5 - 6 spelling errors
3- 4 spelling errors
1 - 2 spelling errors
0 spelling errors
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Grammar
7 or more grammatical errors
5 - 6 grammatical errors
3 - 4 grammatical errors
1 - 2 grammatical errors
0 grammatical errors
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Format
Not Typewritten
NA
NA
NA
Typewritten
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(Total Score *2)
         
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88

 

 

Presentation Rubric

 
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Introduction
No pertinent information
Includes 1 of the criteria
Includes 2 of the criteria
Includes 3 of the criteria
Includes all Introduction criteria
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Properties
0 properties found in paragraph
Includes only 1 or 2 different properties
Includes only 3 different properites
Includes only 4 different properties
Includes atleast 5 different properties
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Uses
0 uses found in paragraph
Includes only 1 or 2 different uses
Includes only 3 different uses
Includes only 4 different uses
Includes atleast 5 different uses
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Dangers/Interesting Facts
0 facts found in paragraph
Includes only 1 or 2 different facts
Includes only 3 different facts
Includes only 4 different facts
Includes atleast 5 different facts
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Conclusion
Conclusion contains no information from the research
Summarizes only 1 paragraph
Summarizes only 2 paragraphs
Summarizes only 3 paragraphs
Summarizes first 4 paragraphs
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(Visual Aid * 4)
Poorly done visual aid
Only meets 1 criteria
Only meets 2 criteria
Only meets 3 criteria
Creative, Enhances Presentation, Proves the element is fundamental, and shows large amount of time was involved in production
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Eye contact
Teacher cannot determine students eyecolor
Student does glance up sometimes
Student looks down several times for each paragraph
Student looks down everytime they start a new paragraph
Student only needs notes for important numbers
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Projection
Scientist is talking to the blackboard
Teacher moves up three rows
Teacher moves up two rows
Teacher moves up one row
Teacher can hear in the back of room
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(Total Score *2)
         
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88

Note Students should print out page to help with designing their project. When The rough draft and presentation are due, students are expected to have rubrics with them. If the student is unprepared, they will lose 5 total points from their score if they do not have the appropriate rubrics when they are assessed.