Rubric 02 Google Earth Plate Tectonics

Unit 2. Google Earth Plate Tectonics Assignment (Approximate point ranges given in parentheses)
Category Unsatisfactory (0-20 pts) Fair (20-30 pts) Good (30-40 pts) Excellent (40-50 pts)
Tasks 1 and 2 Basic Navigation(10 points) Not completed or less than half of requirments completed At least 50% of the requirements completed, at least 1 labeled placemark includes description. Requirements complete, 2 labeled placemarks include  basic descriptions. Requirements complete, more than 2 labeled placemarks include detailed descriptions.
Task 3 Earthquakes(10 points) Not completed or less than half of requirements completed. Descriptions are missing, incomplete or incorrect. At least 50% of the locations are marked and include brief descriptions required. Not all information is accurate. All locations  marked with adequate descriptions that are accurate. All locations marked with detailed descriptions and plate boundary guesses. Evidence is provided for each guess.
Task 4 Volcanoes(10 points) Not completed or less than half of requirements completed. Descriptions are missing, incomplete or incorrect. At least 50% of the locations are marked and include brief descriptions required. Not all information is accurate. All locations  marked with adequate descriptions that are accurate. All locations marked with detailed descriptions and plate boundary guesses. Evidence is provided for each guess.
Task 5 Plate Boundary Types(20 points) Not completed or less than half of requirements completed. Descriptions are missing, incomplete or incorrect. Reassessment of plate boundaries are missing, incomplete or incorrect. More than 50% of the locations are reassessed with corrected plate boundary guesses. Some  questions answered. Some information is incorrect. All locations are reassessed with corrected guesses about plate boundary type.  All questions are answered adequately. All locations are reassessed with corrected guesses about plate boundary type.  Answers are  detailed and thoughtful.

GEOS 380