Grading rubric for The Dream Ecosystem
5 3 0
Introduction and Cover page introduces Cover page partially Cover page is not
Organization the ecosystem and introduces the included or lacks
outlines what the ecosystem. relevant information.
brochure contains. Brochure is partially Brochure shows little or
Brochure is well organized. no organization
25 15 0
Major details of the Brochure details the six Brochure partially Brochure includes
ecosystem sections described on details the six sections fewer than three of the
the front page. described on the front six sections described
Each section is page. on the front page or
complete. Most sections are each section has
Science words are used complete. minimal information.
correctly. Science words are Science words are not
Numbers and units are generally used used correctly or are
used correctly when correctly. not included.
appropriate. Numbers and units are Visuals are not
Brochure contains used when appropriate. included.
images or visuals that Brochure contains
explain the six sections. images or visuals that
explain the six sections.
5 3 0
Language Mechanics A complete A partially complete A bibliography is not
bibliography is included. bibliography is included. included.
Student writes in his or Some of the writing is in Student does not write
her own words. the student’s own in his or her own words.
Spelling, punctuation, words. There are many
and language usage are There are some errors problems with spelling,
nearly perfect. in spelling, punctuation, punctuation, and
or language usage. language usage.
Total points _______/35