Science/Strand III/Content Standard 2/Middle School/Benchmark 2
Assessment Example

Students will create a model (PowerPoint presentation, flip-book, flowchart, picture book, song, poem) illustrating the development of a flowering plant .

( seed > plant > flower [ fertilization / fruit development ] > cycling back to seed ).

(Give students rubric before activity.)

Scoring Rubric

Criteria

Apprentice

Basic

Meets

Exceeds

Correctness of plant development sequence

Shows inaccurate sequence of developmental stages of a flowering plant.

Illustrates partial sequence of developmental stages of a flowering plant.

Illustrates proper sequence of developmental stages of a flowering plant.

Illustrates detailed examples of numerous flowering plants moving through their developmental stages.