Grading Rubric

  • Below is the rubric I use to grade all art projects and a break down of how points are given for Weekly Sketches.

     

     

    Visual Arts Rubric 


     

    Completeness

    Craftsmanship

    Creativity

    Composition

    Effort

    Advanced

    20

    Points

    Art project is as complete as the student could make it. 

    Artwork reflects deliberate control of media. Advanced craftsmanship.

    Artwork is innovative, completely original, well thought out, and thoroughly developed. 

    Advanced composition incorporating several of the design elements. (requirements)

    Student worked in class entire period. Did not need to be reminded to stay on task. 

    Proficient

    15

    Points

    Artwork is complete. Could use some finishing touches. 

    Artwork reflects control of the media. Proficient craftsmanship. 

    Artwork is thought out and developed throughout.

    Proficient composition incorporating most of the design elements. (requirements)

    Student worked in class most of the period. Needed few reminders to stay on task. 

    Basic

    10

    Points

    Artwork is complete at the most basic level. Could be worked on further.

    Artwork reflects adequate control of media. Basic craftsmanship.

    Artwork has not be thought out and developed throughout.  

    Basic composition incorporating few of the design elements. (requirements)

    Student worked in class part of the period. Needed several reminders to stay on task.

    In-Progress

    5

    Points

    Artwork appears to still be in progress. 

    Artwork appears to still be in-progress.

    Artwork appears to still be in-progress.

    Artwork appears to still be in-progress.

    Student needed lots of reminders to stay on task. 


    Total Score: ____/100


     

    • Sketch of the Week is worth: 20 points
      • 5 points for using most of the paper
      • 5 points for coloring or shading
      • 5 points for fitting the theme
      • 5 points for turning in