Art Project Grading Rubric

Criteria

20 Points

15 Points

10 Points

5 points

0 Points

Creativity

Work exceptionally unique, detailed and interesting.  Explores several different options and takes many creative risks.

Work generally unique, detailed, and interesting.  Explores some different options and tasks some creative risks.

Work somewhat unique, detailed, or interesting.  Shows some developing ideas but without a true sense of originality. 

Work occasionally unique, detailed, or interesting.  Shows minimal risks taken.  Similar to examples shown.

Work not unique, detailed or interesting, and shows no original ideas or risks taken.

Use of Elements and Principles

Exceptional understanding and application of the elements of art and principles of design.

Good understanding and application of the elements of art and principles of design.

Basic understanding and application of the elements of art and principles of design.

Minimal understanding or application of the elements of art or principles of design.

No understanding or application of the elements of art or principles of design.

Craftsmanship

Work done with exceptional care and attention to detail and neatness.

Work done with good care and attention to detail and neatness.

Work done with basic care and attention to detail and neatness.

Work done with minimal care and attention to detail or neatness.

Work done with no care or attention to detail or neatness.

Understanding, Achievement and Completion

 

Exceptional understanding of project requirements.  Assignment followed, and work is all complete and consistent.

Good understanding of project requirements.  Assignment followed, and work is mostly complete and consistent.

Basic understanding of project requirements.  Assignment followed, and work is somewhat complete and consistent.

Minimal understanding of project requirements.  Assignment generally followed, but work is incomplete or inconsistent.

Lack of understanding of project requirements.  Assignment not followed, and work is incomplete or inconsistent.

Effort and Participation

Work shows exceptional effort, planning and pride.  Participated in all class discussions.

Work shows good effort, planning and pride.  Participated in most class discussions.

Work shows basic effort, planning and pride.  Participated in some class discussions.

Work shows minimal effort, planning or pride.  Participated in few class discussions.

Work shows lack of effort, planning and pride.  No participation in class discussions.

 

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