The following rubric will be used to grade all discussions in GEOG 469.
|Quality of Post||Response includes appropriate comments and are thoughtful, reflective, and respectful of others' postings.||Response includes appropriate comments and is respectful to others' postings.||There is a response but it shows minimum effort. (eg. "I agree with Bill") or is disrespectful to other students' postings.||No posting|
|Relevance of Post||Posts are related to discussion topic and prompt further discussion.||Posts are related to the discussion topic.||Posts do not relate to the discussion content and/or are short or irrelevant.||No posting|
|Writing Skills||Submits posts that contain grammatically correct sentences without any spelling errors.||Submits posts that have one or more grammatically incorrect sentences and/or two or more spelling errors.||Submits posts that contain more than two incomplete or grammatically incorrect sentences and/or has more than two spelling errors.||No posting|