Name: Due Date: Period: Points: /35
DOS & DON’TS - THE INFOMATIONAL GUIDE TO SUCCESS
For this assignment you will need to find information that informs/educates people on one of the following topics. (goal setting, decision making,
time management/procrastination, problem solving, prioritizing techniques) Look in the newspaper, on the internet or in a magazine to find
information that addresses one of the above topics. Find at least 20 dos & don’ts before you create your guide. Make sure your tips are from credible
Note Sheet 10 8 7 5 or less
(attached to back) Research note sheet Research note sheet contains Research note sheet contains Research note sheet not
complete w/ 20 in-depth 15 or less facts. (sources 15 or less facts. (no attached.
facts. identified) sources)
Guide 10 8 6 4 or less
How to guide effectively How to guide educates How to guide does not have Guide is confusing to read
educates others on the do’s others on the do and don’ts the depth it needs for others and does not educate
and don’ts pertaining to the pertaining to the chosen to learn how to be successful others
chosen topic. Guide topic. Guide contains 15 or with the chosen
contains 16-20 bits of less bits of information and management technique.
specific educational is free from
information and is free from spelling/grammatical errors.
Summarizing Statement 5 4 3 2 or less
Student has summarized all Student has summarized all Student has summarized all Student does not
information found into a information found into a information found into a communicate the main
well written concluding concluding statement. concluding statement. points of their findings.
statement. Statement Statement includes how
includes how students can students can benefit from
benefit from following this following this guide.
Layout 10 8 7 5 or less
(magazine format) Assignment includes Assignment includes Missing a few components Missing components to
(do no put a heading on) creative title and minimum creative title and minimum to the layout section. (1/2 to the layout. Evident that
of 3 graphics. No dead of 3 graphics. Acceptable 1 page) more time was needed for
space, magazine layout. (1 magazine layout. (3/4 to 1 formatting this
page) page) assignment.
Grading sheet turned in If not submitted minus 3
with assignment. points from overall
This will be added to your Health Magazine at the end of the semester.
20 educational in-depth facts pertaining to topic (use back if not enough room):
3 sources/web sites used:
From Your Findings, What is Your Summarizing Statement?
When trying to summarize your findings consider the following:
*What is the main idea? *What is the author’s message? *What are the important details?
*What are the supporting details?