Michael J. Allen

Class of 2017 - 2018

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Children's Rights Homework


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Children's Rights Paragraphs

Very imaginative, detailed, high quality work. The work is creative and has been carefully thought through, with excellent supporting details.

Somewhat imaginative, detailed, mostly high quality work. The work is creative and has been somewhat thought through, with good supporting details.

Not very imaginative, or detailed work. The work is not very creative and has not really been carefully thought through. Only one or two reasons for choices provided.

Careless or uninspired work. The work lacks creativity and has not been carefully thought through.

Accuracy

Very accurate, detailed, high quality work. The writing has been carefully checked. Writing contains no more than five errors.

Somewhat accurate, detailed, mostly high quality work. Writing contains five to ten errrors.

The writing has not really been carefully checked. Writing contains ten to fifteen errors.

Careless or uninspired work. The writing has not been checked. Writing contains more than fifteen errors.

Word Choice

Writer uses vivid words and phrases that linger or draw pictures in the reader's mind, and the choice and placement of the words seems accurate, natural and not forced.

Writer uses vivid words and phrases that linger or draw pictures in the reader's mind, but occasionally the words are used inaccurately or seem overdone.

Writer uses words that communicate clearly, but the writing lacks variety, punch or flair.

Writer uses a limited vocabulary that does not communicate strongly or capture the reader's interest.

Sculptural Art

Very imaginative, detailed, high quality work. The design has been carefully thought through.

Somewhat imaginative, detailed, mostly high quality work. The design has been quite carefully thought through.

Not very imaginative, or detailed work. The design has not really been carefully thought through.

Careless or uninspired work. The design has not been carefully thought through.

 

 

 

 

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Late October Homework

Creativity

The story/essays contains many creative details and/or descriptions that contribute to the reader's enjoyment. The author has really used his/her imagination.

The story/essays contains a few creative details and/or descriptions that contribute to the reader's enjoyment. The author has used his/her imagination.

The story/essays contains a few creative details and/or descriptions, but they distract from the story. The author has tried to use her/his imagination.

There is little evidence of creativity in the story/essays. The author does not seem to have used much imagination.

 

Problem/Conflict

It is very easy for the reader to understand the problem the main characters face and why it is a problem.

It is fairly easy for the reader to understand the problem the main characters face and why it is a problem.

It is fairly easy for the reader to understand the problem the main characters face but it is not clear why it is a problem.

It is not clear what problem the main characters face.

Setting

Many vivid, descriptive words are used to tell when and where the story took place.

Some vivid, descriptive words are used to tell the audience when and where the story took place.

The reader can figure out when and where the story took place, but the author didn't supply much detail.

The reader has trouble figuring out when and where the story took place.

Characters

The main characters are named and clearly described in text. Most readers could describe the characters accurately.

The main characters are named and described. Most readers would have some idea of what the characters looked like.

The main characters are named. The reader knows very little about the characters.

It is hard to tell who the main characters are.

Capitalization & Punctuation (Conventions)

Writer makes no errors in capitalization or punctuation, so the paper is exceptionally easy to read.

Writer makes 1 or 2 errors in capitalization or punctuation, but the paper is still easy to read.

Writer makes a few errors in capitalization and/or punctuation that catch the reader's attention and interrupt the flow.

Writer makes several errors in capitalization and/or punctuation that catch the reader's attention and greatly interrupt the flow.

Penmanship (Conventions)

Paper is neatly written or typed with no distracting corrections.

Paper is neatly written or typed with 1 or 2 distracting corrections (e.g.,dark cross-outs; bumpy white-out, words written over).

The writing is generally readable, but the reader has to exert quite a bit of effort to figure out some of the words.

Many words are unreadable OR there are several distracting corrections.

Grammar & Spelling (Conventions)

Writer makes no errors in grammar or spelling that distract the reader from the content.

Writer makes 1-2 errors in grammar or spelling that distract the reader from the content.

Writer makes 3-4 errors in grammar or spelling that distract the reader from the content.

Writer makes more than 4 errors in grammar or spelling that distract the reader from the content.

Costume Designs

Original designs are detailed, attractive, creative and very high quality.

Original designs are somewhat detailed, attractive, and high quality.

Original designs are low quality and they are not very detailed.

Designs are not present OR they are very sloppy.

 

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