Ocean Quest
Scoring Rubric
Web Quest Sections
Introduction
Rubric
What is a Coral Reef?
Adaptations
Who's Who in the Coral Reef?

Who Done It?? 
A mystery for you to solve!

Present Your Findings

 

Scoring Rubric for the Unit

When you complete all the parts of this mission you should be able to:

Describe coral reefs: what they are, their location, how they are built, their importance as an ecosystem and a resource.
Identify organisms that live in and around coral reefs. 
Identify adaptations that help specific organisms survive.
Describe problems that are currently impacting the ocean, 
especially the coral reefs. 

Scoring Rubric

Detective Diver Score
Clues Discovered / Mysteries Solved
4 - Leaping Dolphins 
You Did It!
  • Completed all missions.
  • Correctly answered 90% or more of the questions in each activity.
  • Written log in journal correctly identifies, illustrates, and gives data about the organisms.
  • Identified and researched dangers to coral reefs.
  • Presentations are complete, accurate and creative.
  • 3 - Jumping Fish
  • Completed all missions.
  • Correctly answered most (80 - 89%) of the questions in each activity.
  • Journal identifies, illustrates, and gives data about the organisms, but may contain some mistakes or have some information missing.
  • Identified and researched  dangers to coral reefs.
  • Presentations are informative and creative, but may need further work or editing.
  • 2 - Shrimp
    Very low on the food chain
  • Completed one or more missions.
  • Correctly answered only 65 - 79% of the questions.
  • Written log is not yet complete and pictures are not finished or the information contains too many mistakes.
  • Presentations are incomplete and/or contain errors that interfere with the content accuracy or the flow of information.
  • 0-1 Anchor
    Browsed the missions, but has not completed the tasks. Not acting as a contributing team member.

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