Your project will be graded on the following criteria:


Rubric: Civil War Battles Research Project




10-8


7-5


4-2


1-0
Information Requirements
All required information is included in the desired format. Research is complete, accurate, and appropriate.


Most of the required information is included in the desired format. Research is mostly accurate and appropriate.


Some of the required information is included in the desired format. Research is somewhat accurate and appropriate.


None of the required information is included in the desired format. Research is not accurate and appropriate.











Mechanics
No grammatical, spelling or punctuation errors.


Almost no grammatical, spelling or punctuation errors


A few grammatical spelling, or punctuation errors.


Many grammatical, spelling, or punctuation errors.











Organization
Information is very organized in a numbered list. All sentences are complete with well-constructed paragraphs.


Information is organized in a numbered list. Most sentences are complete with well-constructed paragraphs.


Information is somewhat organized. Some sentences are complete and paragraphs lack consistent structure.


The information appears to be disorganized. Sentences and paragraphs are not written in the correct format.











Maps & Illustrations
Maps and illustrations are neat, accurate and add to the reader's understanding of the topic. All of the illustrations have an accompanying explanation.


Maps and illustrations are accurate and add to the reader's understanding of the topic. Most of the illustrations have an accompanying explanation.


Maps and illustrations are somewhat accurate and sometimes add to the reader's understanding of the topic. Few of the illustrations have an accompanying explanation.


Maps and illustrations are not accurate OR do not add to the reader's understanding of the topic. None of the illustrations have an accompanying explanation.











Sources
All sources (information and graphics) are accurately documented.


Most sources (information and graphics) are accurately documented.


Some sources (information and graphics) are accurately documented.


No sources are accurately documented.