| Little more was done than to copy and paste from Web pages. Not too much seemed to get into the brain.
|| Clear learning on the topic has taken place. There's an ability to discuss the topic using examples or evidence.
|| New information has been firmly connected to previous related knowledge. An easy use of evidence shows a sound understanding.
| The group's decision seems more a mixing than a blending. Everyone's ideas are thrown together, not necessarily thought through. Still no "Slackers" on this team.
|| The group decision is based on clear understanding of all team members' persepctives and the decision works to balance them. Some weak spots may still exist.
|| This group decision is soundly reasoned and addresses key issues that make the topic a challenge to come to terms with.
| The final work seems rushed or incomplete. Careless errors may confuse the audience.
|| Care has been taken to create a finished product. Few errors exist and these wouldn't be confusing.
|| Care and creativity make this an interesting and polished final work. The quality of the ideas is reflected in the product.