This rubric will help teachers evaluate the finished product of the Power Point and the Travel Journal.
|Power Point Presentation of Educational Facts||Students demonstrate research and understanding of the differences between the the educational systems in India and the U.S. 10 Points||Students demonstrate good research skills and some understanding of the differences between the educational systems in India and the U.S. 8-9 Points||Students demonstrate some research skills and some understanding of the educational systems of India and the U.S. 5-7 Points||Students demonstrate little research skills and understanding of the differences between educational systems of India and the U.S. 1-4 Point||10|
|Power Point Presentation of Reasons Students Quit School in India.||Students show clear understanding of the cultural and need-based beliefs that influence leaving school at an early age. 10 Points||Students show some understanding of the cultural and need-based beliefs that influence leaving school at an early age. 8-9 Points||Students are unclear on their research about why children leave school at an early age. Students have some good reasons, but lack of understanding is evident. 5-7 Points||Students do not list good reasons why children leave school at an early age. There is clearly a lack of understanding of this. 1-4 Point||10|
|Power Point Presentation of Possible Employment for Children.||Clear research and thoughtful ideas are presented on where children work if they do not go to school. 10 Points||Research is good. There are some good ideas, but not enough are listed to get full points. 8-9 Points||Research is okay, but more could have been presented. List of jobs are partially or not at all realistic. 5-7 Points||Research is not shown. Jobs are not realistic for the region. Presentation is not complete. 1-4 Point||10|
|Travel Journal with Entries||Travel journal is complete with entries from each day showing educational research. At least 6 are present. 10 Points||Travel journal is complete, but there may be missing elements from one or more days. Complete educational research not shown. 8-9 Points||Travel Journal is mostly complete, but may be missing one or more vital parts. 5-7 Points||Travel Journal is not complete, but there is some attempts made. 1-4 Points||10|
Total Score: 40