|||||| Components
& Outcomes
Assessment Criteria

Modern Animal ( /22)

Adaptations
Less than 5 adaptations identified
(0)
Adaptations listed and explained in detail
(1/2/34/5)
Each adaptation is outlined specifically on how it helped the animal survive
(1/2/3/4/5)

Environment/
Habitat
No environment/
habitat described
(0)
Environment/habitat described in detail with at least 4 aspects and a photo/map
(1/2/3/4/5)
Environmental pressure that could have given rise to the adaptation mentioned
(1/2/3/4/5)

Image
Only image provided
(0)
Image provided with <5 adaptations labeled
(1)
Image provided with all 5 adaptations labeled
(2)

Extinct Animal ( /24)

Adaptations
Less than 5 adaptations identified
(0)
Adaptations listed and explained in detail
(1/2/34/5)
Each adaptation is outlined specifically on how it helped the animal survive
(1/2/3/4/5)

Environment/
Habitat
No environment/ habitat described
(0)
Environment/habitat described in detail with at least 4 aspects and a photo/map
(1/2/3/4/5)
Environmental pressure that could have given rise to the adaptation mentioned
(1/2/3/4/5)

Image
Only image provided
(0)
Image provided with <5 adaptations labeled
(1)
Image provided with all 5 adaptations labeled
(2)

Selection Pressure
No selection pressure provided
(0)
Selection pressure identified
(1)
Selection pressure explained in detail and related to how it contributed to extinction (2)

Future Animal ( /24)

Adaptations
Less than 5 adaptations identified
(0)
Adaptations listed and explained in detail
(1/2/3//4/5)
Each adaptation is outlined specifically on how it helped the animal survive
(1/2/3/4/5)

Environment/
Habitat
No environment/ habitat described
(0)
Environment/habitat described in detail with at least 4 aspects and a photo/map
(1/2/3/4/5)
Environmental pressure that could have given rise to the adaptation mentioned
(1/2/3/4/5)

Image
Only image provided
(0)
Image provided with <5 adaptations labeled
(1)
Image provided with all 5 adaptations labeled
(2)

Environmental Pressure
No selection pressure provided
(0)
Selection pressure identified
(1)
Selection pressure explained in detail and related to how it may contribute to extinction (2)

Overall ( /8)

Links
No links provided
Llinks to other animals provided for each page
(1/2/3)

Turn It In
Turn it in not submitted
(0)
Turn it in submitted and checked by teacher
(2)


Bibliography
A list of two or less sources or not diary format for each page
(1)
3 or more sources but not in diary format for each page (2)
3 or more sources and in diary format for each page
(3)

Total
/78
Elementary
1 – 44%
Substantial
45 – 59%
Satisfactory
60 – 74%
High
75 – 89%
Excellent
90 – 100%









Mark
( / 78)

Grade