Elements and Principles Rubric

Basic Notes

Objective: to have a working list of art elements and principles to referred to throughout the class.

Using decorative letters, the student will take the name of the element or principal and design it in a creative way. For example, you could take the element Line and using graffiti letters, old English letters or a design of your choosing. Wright out L, then l, then N, and finally E, in that style. After you finished designing the element and principal then you need to wright out the definition.

 

1

2

3

4

 

Element

An attempt was made

Four elements were listed, student made the corrections

Six elements were listed, student made the corrections

Seven elements are listed

Principal

An attempt was made

Five principles were listed, student made the corrections

Six principles were listed, student made the corrections

All seven principles are listed

Definition

An attempt was made

Some of the definitions are accurate and in complete sentences.

Most of the definitions are completely accurate and in complete sentences

All definitions are completely accurate and in complete sentences.

Quality of the design

An attempt was made

The design was done with some attention to detail

The design was done with attention to detail.

The design was done with the highest attention to detail.

Neatness

An attempt was made

The work is somewhat free of dirt marks smudges increases

The work is mostly free of dirt marks smudges increases

The work is completely free of dirt marks smudges increases


Contact: James M. Hayes IV