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Cover

Title, author's name, and picture are exceptionally clear, neat and creatively displayed

Title, author's name, and picture are clear, neat and creatively displayed

Cover is missing one part, is not neat, or is not creatively displayed

Cover is missing two parts, is not neat AND is not creatively displayed

Cover is missing three parts AND is not neat AND is not creatively displayed

Title Page

Includes title, author's name, picture and city of "publication," and date written neatly and creatively displayed

One element may be missing: title, author's name, picture, city of "publication," or date written neatly and creatively displayed

Two elements may be missing: title, author's name, picture, city of publication or date written neatly and creatively displayed

Three elements may be missing: title, author's name, picture, city of publication or date written neatly

Three elements are missing AND the page is not neat and is not creatively displayed

Table of Contents

Title of page, chapter titles and page numbers are written exceptionally neatly and creatively

Title of page, chapter titles and page numbers are written neatly and creatively

Title of page is missing, one element of table is missing, OR the page is not neat

Title of page AND one or more elements of table is missing, or the page is not neat

More than one elements of the table is missing and it is not neat

All six chapters included

There are at least six chapters included

There are five chapters included

There are four chapters included

There are two or three chapters included

Book is not presented in chapter form

Content of chapters

Content of all chapters is exceptionally clear and complete

Content of all chapters is clear and complete

Content of most chapters is clear and complete, but some may be lacking some information

Content is sometimes lacking and difficult to understand

Content is very difficult to understand and lacks information

pictures, diagrams, charts, maps...

There is one or more text feature in each chapter

There is one or more text features in five chapters

There is one or more text features in four chapters

There is one or more text features in two or three chapters

There is one or more text features in one chapter

Index

The index has a title, is alphabetized, includes at least ten items, and includes page numbers

The index has a title, is alphabetized, includes at least eight items, and includes page numbers

The index is missing either the title, it is not alphabetized, does not include at least eight items, or does not include page numbers

The index is missing two of the listed elements

The index is missing more than two of the listed elements

Organization/ neatness

The entire book is exceptionally neat and organized

The book is neat and organized

The book is neat and organized, but may be a little sloppy or unclear is a few places

The book is somewhat neat and organized, but needed more effort

The book is mostly sloppy and unorganized, showing little effort

Conventions

All punctuation, capitalization, spelling, and paragraphs are correct

Most punctuation, capitalization, spelling, and paragraphs are correct

There are 1-3 punctuation, capitalization, spelling, or paragraphing errors

There are 4-6 punctuation, capitalization, spelling, or paragraphing errors

There are 7-9 errors, OR it is NOT attached, and there are 4-6 errors

Glossary

Includes title and at least six words with their correct definitions (as it applies to its content in the book)

Includes title and five words with their correct definitions

Includes title and four words with their correct definitions or five words, but one definition may be incorrect

Includes title and three words with their correct definitions or four words that may have one incorrect definition

Inludes title and one or two words with their correct definitions

Biome Book Rubric

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