CATEGORY 3 2 1 0
Title Title is centered with Title is not centered Title is not centered No title.
appropriate with capitalizations. and not capitalized.
Thesis Working thesis is a Working thesis is a Working thesis is Working thesis is
Statement specific statement fairly specific general and missing.
that relates in a statement that somewhat related to
logical way to, and is mostly relates in a the topics, sub-
supported by the logical way, and is topics, and detailed
topics, sub-topics, supported by the evidence.
and the detailed topics, sub-topics,
evidence. and detailed
Roman Main ideas are Roman numerals are Roman Numerals are Roman numerals
Numerals outlined properly with not outlined properly. incomplete and not are missing.
Roman numerals. outlined properly.
Subheadings Capital letters and There are some There are many Letters and numbers
and supporting numbers are used letters and numbers missing letters and are not used.
correctly to identify missing in identifying numbers in
details subheadings and subheadings and identifying
supporting details. supporting details. subheadings and
Indentation Outline is properly Outline is indented to Outline lacks proper Outline is not
indented to show some extent; indentation; indented.
subordination of subordination of subordinatation of
ideas. ideas is unclear. ideas is vague.
Submitted on Submitted outline on Did not submit
time time with the paper. outline on time with
____/ 18 points possible for outline