Composition 2 Prezi rubric

  1. Structure

    • (-20 per each part of the structure not covered)
    • Cover all parts of the MLA Term paper structure

  2. Words per frame

    • (-10 per frame that breaches minimum or maximum word limit)
    • No less than 5 words; no more than 30 words
    • These minimum and maximum do not count towards smaller embedded frames that have words within them.

  3. Hyphens
    • Use hyphens only to connect two words
    • DO NOT use hyphens as bullets

  4. Quotes

    • (-10 per missing quote)
    • Use the quotes from the MLA term paper
    • Must have a research paper quality lead-in to each quote

  5. Works Cited

    • (-10 per missing citation)
    • Need sources in Works Cited
    • Note: Prezi will not create hanging indents; use extra spacing between sources

  6. Templates

    • (-10 for unrelated frame; -10 for template similar to Power Point)
    • Overall template must relate to the topic/subject of your paper
    • Do not use templates that simply move from one slide to the next, such as Power Point does
    • Choose a template that embeds one frame within another frame

  7. No full sentences

    • (-5 for each use of a full sentence)
    • Use fragmented bullets
    • (you may use full sentences that set up quotes and quoted material)

  8. Subheads

    • (-5 per missing subhead)
    • Each frame should have a two part subhead, which gives the section of the paper and a descriptive title to what that particular slide covers
    • Example

      • Analysis: ISAs and the Matrix

  9. Counter

    • (-2 per slide with missing or incorrectly numbered counter)
    • Create a counter for each page
    • Example

      • 1/15 , 2/15 , etc.
      • pg. 1 of 15 , pg.2 of 15 etc.

  10. Font sizes and colors

    • (-5 for breaking 2/2 rule)
    • 2/2 rule
    • Restrict font types to one or two types
    • Restrict color of fonts to one or two colors

  11. Images

    • (-5 per frame without an image)
    • Images must pertain to the frame
    • Every frame must have one image, either as part of the template or as an embedded image.

  12. Sound effects

    • (-25 for use of sound)
    • None. Don't use them.
    • Though you may embed videos with sound.

  13. Spelling

    • (see below for points)
    • Spelling errors that Word would catch

      • (-10 per word)
      • Example: He roxde west. ("roxde" is not a word, and Word would have caught the incorrect spelling)

  14. Spelling errors that Word wouldn't catch

    • (-5 per word)
    • Example: He road west. ("road" should be "rode" and Word would not have caught that error.

  15. Clarity of text

    • (-5 per unreadable frame)
    • Post-It Note Test

      • Hold a 3" x 3" Post-It note at arm's length and step back from your PC until the Post-It is the same size as the screen. If you cannot read the screen clearly, the font size or font color (compared to the background) needs changed.

  16. People's Names

    • (-5 for each name pronounced incorrectly)
    • Use Hearnames.com to learn how to pronounce names appropriately

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