Leaf Design Rubric



Technical

Exceeds the Standard Craftsmanship and presentation of the design as a whole, is high quality. Attention to detail is fabulous. Paper is neatly and carefully cut and glued. Paper is kept clean and neat; there are no visible smudges, pencil lines or glue marks. Directions are carefully followed; name is written on back.

Meets the Standard Craftsmanship and presentation of the design as a whole, is good quality. Paper is cut and glued well. There are very few, if any smudges, pencil lines, and/or glue marks. Directions are followed, including name on back of paper.

Partially Meets the Standard Craftsmanship of the design needs more attention; parts look hurried and/or rushed. Parts are somewhat crooked and/or may not be adhered well. Pencil lines, smudges, and/or glue marks are obvious. Some of the directions are not followed.

Does Not Meet the Standard This design is not complete and/or does not meet the criteria of the project. It is not acceptable in regards to presentation and craftsmanship.


Creative Problem-Solving

Exceeds the Standard The design is created in an extraordinary way demonstrating strong use of positive and negative space.The visual impact the design is fabulous!! Negative space is highly activated by the positive; it is equally interesting. Great use of composition; tool touches at least 3 edges.

Meets the Standard The design is created in a way which demonstrates a good understanding of positive and negative space. Negative and positive space are equally interesting. Good use of composition; tool touches at least 3 edges.

Partially Meets the Standard The design does not demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between the positive and negative space. The negative space is not activated by the positive space.The tools do not touch at least three edges. The design appears “static”.

Does Not Meet the Standard This project does not meet the criteria of the project. It is incomplete.