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HOLISTIC PORTFOLIO RUBRIC

CATEGORY

Excellent (A)

Good (B)

Satisfactory (C)

Needs Improvement (D-F)

Overall Portfolio Presentation

The portfolio is exceptionally attractive and well-organized. The items are neatly presented. Professional.

The portfolio is attractive and well-organized. The items are neatly presented. Pretty good. Almost professional.

The portfolio is somewhat organized and acceptably attractive though it may be a bit messy or dull. Presented in an average way. Eh. Rough.

The portfolio is not organized OR the items are not presented well. Pretty sloppy overall. Does not meet the expectations.

Number of items/Required Elements (All writing pieces, graphics, etc.)

The portfolio has all the required pieces presented in the best, revised condition.

The portfolio has most of the required pieces (90%) in good condition and revised.

The portfolio has 80% or more of the required pieces AND/OR they may not be revised.

The portfolio has less than 80% of the required pieces AND/ OR those present are not revised.

Participation, Effort & Use of Class Time.

Student showed great enthusiasm and focused on the task throughout the process. Was prepared with materials every day and completed work towards the portfolio for HW. Was helpful to others, if asked. Used time well during each class period. Focused on getting the project done. Never distracted others.

 

Student showed some enthusiasm and focused on the task. Was prepared with materials every day and completed work towards the portfolio for HW. Was helpful to others, if asked. Used time well during each class period. Usually focused on getting the project done and never distracted others.

Student did work, but may have lost focus or become frustrated. Attitude may not have always been positive. May have used some of the time well during each class period. There may have been some focus on getting the project done but may have occasionally distracted others or strayed off task. May not have been prepared every day and/or may have not have completed work for the portfolio for HW.

Student may have often lost focus or become frustrated. May not have used class time to focus on the project OR may have distracted others. Student did not completed work for the portfolio for HW.

Illustrations/Graphics

Presentation

Creativity

Original illustrations are detailed, attractive, creative and relate to the text on the page or theme of the publication.

Original illustrations are somewhat detailed, attractive, and relate to the text on the page or theme of the publication.

Original illustrations relate to the text on the page or develop unity for the publication.

 

Illustrations are not present OR they are not original. Graphics do not relate to the topic or help create unity for the publication.

               

Detailed Rubric    

Out of

Total

Comments

Cover /Index page

 

5

 

 

Table of Contents (with page numbers for hard copy; workable links in the web page)

5

 

 

Pre-course Reflection on Self as Writer

+ illustration

10

 

 

Personal narrative (Significant Essay)

+ writer response as intro/after word

+ essay demonstrates revision

+ illustration

10

 

 

Biography Essay (Person who influenced you)

+ writer response as intro/after word

+ essay demonstrates revision

+ illustration

10

 

 

Letter to author (+ scanned response if you received one)

+ illustration

10

 

 

Outside Reading Book Review

+ essay demonstrates revision

+ illustration

10

 

 

Multi-Genre Existential Essay

+ writer response as intro/after word

+ essay demonstrates revision

+ illustration

10

 

 

Process Analysis Essay

+ writer response as intro/after word

+ essay demonstrates revision

+ illustration

10

 

 

Argument Essay

+ writer response as intro/after word

+ illustration

10

 

 

 

EXTRA CREDIT

 + illustrations

0

 

 

Post-Course Reflection

+ illustration

10

 

 

 

PORTFOLIO GRADE: ______________________/100 (x2)

                                               

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