Rubric Grading

Organizing the Classroom
SOFT SKILLS (20% of grade)
Makes eye contact with minimal body movement
Speaks clearly
Shares ideas and opinions without arguing
Gives appreciations
Responds to criticism appropriately
Stays on task
Critical Thinking
Develops a project plan using the information gathered
Creates task list that shows each group member's equal contribution
ACADEMIC SKILLS (80% of grade)
Project 1
Creates letter to parents using correct writing conventions
Creates map including compass rose, map key, symbols, etc
Organizes classroom by sorting items by physical properties
Project 2:
Create flowchart of paper making
Make recycled paper samples for Marshall Dedication
Project 3:
Create a shadow puppet show
Retell a fable to kinder class