Evaluation

This is how your work will be evaluated.

  Beginning
1
Developing
2
Qualified
3
Exemplary
4
Score

Creativity There is little evidence of creativity in this story.  The author does not seem to have used much imagination.  The story contains a few creative details and/or descriptions that contribute to the reader's enjoyment.  The author has used his/her imagination. The story contains a few creative details and/or descriptions that contribute to the reader's enjoyment.  The author has used his/her imagination. The story contains many creative details and/or descriptions that contribute to the reader's enjoyment.   The author has really used his/her imagination
Incorporation of Graphics There are fewer than 5 graphics/pictures incorporated into the story OR graphics chosen do not relate to the storyline.   A minimum of 5 graphics are incorporated OR graphics do not enhance the storyline. A minimum of 7 graphics/pictures are incorporated and related to the storyline. A minimum of 10 graphics/pictures are incorporated and enhance the storyline.
Neatness The storyline is unreadable due to the font style, size or graphic alignment.  The story is readable, clean, net and attractive.  The font style and size do not meet assignment requirements OR font is somewhat difficult to read.  A majority of graphics/pictures are NOT resized to fit within the text to maintain spacing. The story is readable, clean, net and attractive.  The font style and size meet assignment requirements however the font is somewhat difficult to read.  A majority of graphics/pictures are resized to fit within the text to maintain spacing. The story is readable, clean, net and attractive.  The font style and size meet assignment requirements.  Graphics/pictures are resized to fit within the text to maintain spacing.
Mechanics The story has more then 3 spelling and punctuation errors  There are 2-3 spelling and punctuation errors. There is one Spelling or punctuation error.. There are no spelling or punctuation errors..