Evaluation

 

Beginning

1

Developing

2

Accomplished

3

Exemplary

4

Score

 

 

Website is neat and organized

Website links do not work or do not lead to correct article. Website has a few working links and navigation is slightly unclear. Website has working links and navigation is somewhat easy. Website has multiple, working links that make navigation easy.

 

 

Text Features

Website only uses a few text features. Website uses some text features. Website uses most text features. Website uses all text features.

 

News stories have purpose and an intended audience

The news stories have no clear purpose or audience and are filled with grammatical errors. The news stories  have a purpose and intended audience, but it is not clear, and there are multiple grammatical errors. The news stories are well-written.  The purpose and audience is mostly clear, and there are some grammatical errors.  The news stories are well-written with a clear purpose and reflect an intended audience and have only a few grammatical errors.

 

Newspaper and articles are creative

Website is not very creative in the layout and content of the articles. Website is somewhat creative in the layout and content of the articles. Website is mostly creative in the layout and content of the articles. Website is very creative the layout and content of the articles.

 

 

Presentation

Presentation is not engaging and the website's purpose and intended audience are not clear. Presentation is only somewhat engaging and the website's purpose and intended audience are a little unclear. Presentation is mostly engaging and explains most of the website's purpose and intended audience. Presentation is engaging and clearly explains the website's overall purpose and intended audience.