Roman Republic Diagrams
The Task: Create a poster sized diagram to show the different branches of the Roman
Republic and the distribution of power.
Senate, patrician, consul, plebeian, censor, Tribune, Assembly of Tribunes, power of
veto, checks and balances, SPQR,
Grade Scale Content Concepts Style and
9/10 Diagram shows all Diagram clearly shows Diagram is clear,
branches of the how each branch of colorful, original, not
Roman Republic the Republic is a picture, correct
and how they connected to each information.
connected to each other. The diagram’s
other in an original shape is appropriate to
way. Key show how power was
vocabulary is used. distributed in the
7/8 Diagram shows all Diagram shows Diagram is clear,
branches of the responsibilities of each colorful – not a
Roman Republic section of the Republic picture.
and how they and how they
connected to each connected to each
other. Key other.
vocabulary is used.
5/6 Diagram shows Diagram tries to show Diagram is clear and
most of the responsibilities of each functional
branches of the section of the Republic
Republic. Some key and how they
vocabulary is used. connected to each
3/4 Some errors in Some errors in Diagram is not yet
information showing how each clear and functional.
section of the republic
connects to each other.
2/3 Many errors in Some concepts Diagram is unclear or
information or understood but not a it is more a picture.
missing parts. clear idea of how the
Diagram is unclear Republic worked.
and does not show
how each of the
connected to each