Oral reports are grades as
PASSING, AVERAGE, GOOD, or EXCELLENT in the following areas:
1) eye contact with the audience
2) presentation was easily
3) the report was interesting
The written report will be
evaluated in the following areas: spelling, commas, sentence construction,
Oral presentation will be
evaluated on the following:
A. Visual quality of graphs
1. Most appropriate display of data
B. Clarity of oral presentation
C. Eye contact and physical
The students will be divided
into groups to complete a scientific investigation pertaining to Henry
County and the rapid growth pattern. Students will be be observed and evaluated
with both their portion of the work in the group and the final product
presented by the group.
In the group the student
will be evaluated on the following:
The final product (a typed paper
and either a display or multimedia presentation) will be evaluated on the
Contribution to the group
Staying on task
Co-operative actions (team work)
Were all areas of the scientific
investigation included (problem, research, hypothesis, experimental design,
data collection, interpretation of data, and conclusions drawn from the
Was the investigation presented
in an understandable, orderly fashion?
Were all aspects of the investigation
covered in the presentation?
Were all members of the group
involved in the presentation?
For the activities in economics,
the assessment process will be measured by the following: working in groups,
the final product will
be the business proposal, advertising, and models. The presentations
can be graded by the students knowing the information, visuals, eye contact
and time limits.
For the activity in population,
the assessment measured can be graded by essay and drawings. The essays
must be grammatically correct, spelled correctly, neat and informational.
The drawings must be detailed, neat, and colorful.
For this activity in politics
and government, the assessment can be done through the presentation of
the election, discussion on the best representatives, creating slogans
and commercials in the campaigns. What to look for: neatness,
detail, clarity of debates, and groups working together.
The assessment process can
be measured by the model that the students had to create. The model must
be neat, detailed, and informative.