• Your class participation grade will be determined using the following rubric: 

     

    Class Participation Rubric 

     

    CATEGORY

    4

    3

    2

    1

    POINTS

    Promptness

    Student is always or almost always on time (late 1-2 times a quarter)

    Student is usually on time (late 3-5 times a quarter)

    Student is rarely on time (late more than once a week)

    Student is almost never on time (late more than twice a week)

     

    Attendance

     

    Student is almost never absent (absent once a quarter)

    Student is rarely absent (absent 2-3 times a quarter)

    Student is sometimes absent (more than 4 times a quarter)

    Student has poor attendance

     

    Class Participation

    Student volunteers more than once per class period

    Student volunteers once per class period

    Student rarely volunteers or contributes to class

    Student almost never volunteers or contributes to class

     

    Readiness

    Student is always ready to work at the bell

    Student is usually ready to work at the bell

    Student is rarely ready to work at the bell

    Student is almost never ready to work at the bell

     

    Class/Group Cooperation

    Student is always positive and highly motivated; student encourages and supports others and always contributes to group work

     

    Student is generally positive and engaged; student usually contributes to group discussions  

    Student’s enthusiasm fluctuates from positive and engaged to slightly withdrawn.

    Student may cooperate with group reluctantly

    Student appears indifferent to subject matter; student may allow others to do most of the group work and may fail to cooperate

     

    Focus/ Listening

    Student listens when others speak and never interrupts

    Student usually listens and almost never interrupts

    Student sometimes listens and/or sometimes interrupt  (1-2 times a week)

    Student rarely listens and/or almost always interrupts

     

    Behavior

    Student almost never displays disruptive or disrespectful behavior

    Student rarely displays disruptive or disrespectful behavior

    Student sometimes (3-4 times a week) displays disruptive or disrespectful behavior 

    Student always (at least once a period) displays disruptive or disrespectful behavior

     

    Class Preparation

    Student is almost always prepared for class

    Student is usually prepared for class

    Student is rarely (2-3 times a week) prepared for class

    Student is almost never (4-5 times a week) prepared for class

     

    Passes/Use of Electronic Devices (Cell Phones, IPods, etc.) 

    Student almost never (1-2 times a quarter) asks for passes and almost never uses electronic devices when he/she should not be

    Student rarely (3-4 times a quarter) asks for passes and rarely uses  electronic devices when he/she should not be

    Student occasionally once a week) asks for passes and/or occasionally uses electronic devices when he/she should not be

    Student almost always (4-5 times a week) asks for passes and/or almost always  uses electronic devices when he/she should not be