Our Top Ten Rubrics for End-of-Year Projects
Explore a variety of rubric examples that can be adapted for use in primary, secondary and college classrooms.
Primary Grade Self-Evaluation (pdf file)
Features a sandwich graphically showing when all teamwork criteria are met
Upper Elementary/ Middle School
Six defined criteria for assessing team and individual responsibility
High School and College
Six defined criteria for collaboration
Research and Video Projects, ePortfolio, and Critical Thinking Rubrics
For use in grades 3-5 to assess planning, gathering, organizing and citing information
Middle School Research
Assesses how middle school students perform on tasks associated with the research process
For use with individual or group projects
ePortfolio (Digital Portfolio)
May be used for self-assessment and peer assessment
High School and College - Critical Thinking Skills (pdf)
Five defined criteria for assessing critical thinking skills
Rubric Design Principles Guide
The staff at Area Education Agency 267 in Iowa created a five-criteria rubric for designing effective rubrics.
Winona State University’s collection of rubrics for use in higher ed
Kathy Schrock’s Assessment Rubrics
A comprehensive list of rubrics for a variety of subject areas selected by technology expert, Kathy Schrock.
Tech Tip: Record and Email Voice Feedback
Voice feedback from an instructor can often be a welcome way to provide audio rather than written feedback. Kevin Purcell demonstrates how to use the iAudition app to record voice feedback and email it to students in MP3 format. The $4.99 price is worth the ease of use in creating quick recordings.