responses to questions
My response is thorough. · I make meaningful connections to
important ideas from the lesson.· I draw upon previous knowledge
and/or connect my response to larger issues. · I support my
responses with relevant details and accurate facts.
My reflections are thoughtful and complete. · I reveal personal
feelings about the topic. · I reflect on personal experiences
related to the topic. · I uses humour, questioning, and other
techniques that probe for deeper meaning.
I describe how my understanding has changed using specific, meaningful
examples.· I make comparisons between what I understood before
and what I understand now.· I raise important questions for
further exploration, or describe new topics I'd like to learn.
My response is adequate but could be more thorough. · I make
some connections to ideas from the lesson.· I support my responses
with some details and facts, but they are not completely accurate.
My reflections are adequate, but could be more thoughtful. ·
I reveal some personal feelings about the topic. · I mention
personal experiences but don't reflect on them.· I use some
humour or questioning in my writing.
I describe how my understanding has changed and give some examples.
· I make comparisons between what I understood before and what
I understand now.· I briefly mention new questions or topics
My responses is incomplete.· The connections I make to other
ideas or information are weak. · I provide only weak or incomplete
My reflections are brief. · I reveal very little about my personal
feelings or experiences. · There is little reflection or questioning;
it sounds as if I'm not really interested in the topic.
I provide some information about how my understanding has changed.
I don't include any examples. · I provide only limited comparison
between what I understood before and what I understand now.
My response is random or unrelated to the question. · My writing
is disorganized and unconnected to any important ideas.
My reflection is limited or superficial. · I don't reveal any
personal feelings or ideas.
I don't reveal anything about how my understanding of the issue has