African Ambassadors Project: PowerPoint Slideshow Rubric

Level 1

Non-existent

 Level 2

Poor

 Level 3

Fair

Level 4

Good

Level 5

Excellent

Score

Final Project:

Content – Physical and Human Geography

 The material employed to create an informative PowerPoint slideshow about your assigned country

Contains little or no relevant content

The content is not adequately informative, includes inaccurate data, and is missing key elements.

The content is somewhat informative. Your slideshow demonstrates either the landforms or culture of your country, but not both.

The content is informative. Your slideshow adequately demonstrates the landforms and culture of your country.

The content is informative and persuasive. Your slideshow clearly demonstrates the landforms and culture of your country.

/10

Final Project:

Content – 6 Slides With Assigned Material

A minimum of 6 slides used to show the Title of the project, the Physical Geography of the country, the Culture of the country, the History of the country, the Environment of the country, and any other information the student finds relevant

Your slideshow does not meet the minimum requirements of the assignment.

Your slideshow contains a minimum of 5 slides, including the Title of the project, the Physical Geography of the country, the Culture of the country, the History of the country, the Environment of the country, and any other information you finds relevant. Some slides are properly cited and may be of low quality

Your slideshow contains a minimum of 6 slides, including the Title of the project, the Physical Geography of the country, the Culture of the country, the History of the country, the Environment of the country, and any other information you finds relevant. Most slides are properly cited and are of adequate quality

Your slideshow contains a minimum of 6 slides, including the Title of the project, the Physical Geography of the country, the Culture of the country, the History of the country, the Environment of the country, and any other information you finds relevant. All slides are properly cited and are of good quality

Your slideshow contains a minimum of 6 slides, including the Title of the project, the Physical Geography of the country, the Culture of the country, the History of the country, the Environment of the country, and any other information you finds relevant. All slides are properly cited and are of outstanding quality

/15

Final Project:

Visuals

Appropriate visuals used to illustrate project, properly cited.

Fewer than 5 slides contain at least one appropriate image. Images may not be relevant or are not properly cited.

At least 5 slides contain at least one appropriate image. Images are mostly relevant and are properly cited.

All (minimum 6) slides contain at least one appropriate image. Images are mostly relevant and are properly cited.

All (minimum 6) slides contain at least one appropriate image. Images are of adequate quality and are properly cited.

All (minimum 6) slides contain at least one appropriate image. Images are of outstanding quality and are properly cited.

/5

Final Project:

Grammar and Mechanics

Follows proper conventions of language.

Contains excessive errors in grammar, punctuation and spelling

Contains many errors in grammar, punctuation and spelling

Contains some errors in grammar, punctuation and spelling

Contains limited errors in grammar, punctuation and spelling

Contains few, if any, errors in grammar, punctuation and spelling

/5

Final Project:

Aesthetics

The final project must be attractive, making excellent use of visuals

The final product is not aesthetically pleasing.

The final product shows little attention to aesthetics

The final product is not of the highest aesthetic quality.

The final product is aesthetically pleasing.

The final product is aesthetically outstanding.

/15

/50