†† Photo Story/PowerPoint/Book Imperfect Rubric††

 

Distinguished

Proficient

Apprentice

Novice

Unacceptable

Exceeds Standard

Achieves Standard

Below Standard-revision may be required.

 

Content

*The product employs an engaging opening that captures the audienceís attention, a clear flow from beginning to end, and an effective conclusion.

*Details are plentiful and descriptive, exceeding the required elements.

*The product employs a clear opening, flows from beginning to end and has a conclusion.

*Details are plentiful and descriptive, fulfilling the required elements.

*The product employs a somewhat clear opening, flow from beginning to end,†† and conclusion.

*Details are somewhat plentiful and descriptive, almost fulfilling the required elements.

*The product has an opening and an ending.Flow is lacking.

*More descriptive details are needed.Does not fulfill the required elements.

 

sA good faith attempt has not been made to meet the elements of the content.

 

 

Style

and

Conventions

* Word choice and sentence structure enhance the story and are extremely appropriate for the audience.

*Spelling and punctuation are essentially error-free.

* Word choice and sentence structure usually enhance the story and are appropriate for the audience.

* Spelling and punctuation

errors are infrequent.

* Word choice and sentence structure somewhat enhance the story and are usually appropriate for the audience.

*Errors in spelling and punctuation may be present but do not detract from the effectiveness of the story.

*Word choice and sentence structure sometimes detract the story and are sometimes inappropriate for the audience.

*Errors in spelling and punctuation detract from the effectiveness of the story.

s A good faith attempt has not been made to meet the elements of style and conventions.

sNo evidence of proofreading is present.

 

Design

of

Photo Story/Power Point/Book

*Slides/pages are utilized and sequenced creatively.

*Appropriate images, narration, transitions and music create the story.Relevance is clearly evident.

*Images, text and sound are effectively formatted.

*Caption text color and size are clearly legible for the audience and enhance the visual.

*All sound is clearly audible.

*All required elements are present.

*Very professional presentation.

*Slides/pages are utilized and sequenced creatively.

*Appropriate images, narration, transitions and music create the story.Relevance is almost always evident.

*Formatting of text, images and sound may reflect some minor errors.

*Caption text color and size are clearly legible for the audience and usually enhance the visual.

* Most sound is clearly audible.

*All required elements are present.

* Professional presentation.

*Slides/pages are utilized and sequenced somewhat creatively.

*Appropriate images, narration, transitions and music create the story.Relevance is usually evident.

*Errors in formatting of text, images and sound do not detract from the story.

*Caption text color and size are clearly legible for the audience and somewhat enhance the visual.

*The sound is only partially audible.

*All required elements are present.

*Somewhat professional presentation.

*Slides are ineffectively utilized and sequenced.

*Images, narration, transitions and music are sometimes inappropriate.Relevance is not clear.

*Errors in formatting of text, images and sound detract from the story.

*Caption text color and size are sometimes illegible for the audience and detract from the effectiveness of the visual.

*The sound is not audible.

*Some required elements are missing.

* Lacking professionalism in presentation.

sA good faith attempt has not been made to use any element of design in the photo story/power point/ book.

*A good faith attempt has not been made to present the product.