This assignment, written by Dr. Ernest McGowen, has been implemented in his “Introduction to American Government” course….
Excellent for grading weekly blog posts meant to serve as discussion starters.
Background images that are free to download, tile seamlessly, and help provide visual depth.
Low-point, low-risk assignment with clear expectations and instructions regarding length, audience, and commenting on others’ work.
Ideal for students who need to focus their attention on developing critical reading, thinking, and writing skills. 5-point scale.
A tried-and-true rubric focusing on content and using a 4-point scale.