Rubrics are an important tool for all teachers. They carefully explain the criteria that will be used to judge a particular piece of student work. Rubrics benefit both teachers and students.
iRubric is a comprehensive rubric development, assessment, and sharing tool. Designed from the ground up, iRubric supports a variety of applications in an easy-to-use package. Best of all, iRubric is free to individual faculty and students. iRubric School-Edition empowers schools with an easy-to-use system for monitoring student learning outcomes and aligning with standards.
Click. Click. Done. Scoring rubrics cannot be made any easier. Just pull up a rubric from the gradebook, click, click, and you’re done. Rubric scores are automatically adjusted to the coursework grading scale and posted on the gradebook. All you have to do next is to press [save]. Students get a copy of the scored rubric securely… no more paperwork, no more calculations and no more confusion.
Finally, spend more time teaching and less time grading. Only with iRubric.
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By using a rubric:
- Teachers have a complete analysis of every student’s work measured against a consistent scale.
- Teachers can provide better feedback to student writers.
- Students clearly understand what is expected of them in a particular assignment.
- Students can clearly see the areas of their writing that need improvement.
In this activity, you will build a customizable rubric that can be used for any writing activity your class might be completing. Follow the steps to complete the rubric. Once you have finished, you can print your rubric, save it on your own computer, or email it.
Pick-and-choose which elements you want to add to your custom rubric.
Everything is customizable; you aren’t trapped into our interpretation of the standards.
Share your rubric…
- with anyone on the Web
- print it
- Macs can save to PDF (via the print interface)
- download as Excel CSV (new!)
Come back and revise your rubric whenever necessary.
No registration required. It’s just an awesome free tool!
You will find our site to one of the most extensive teacher resources for rubrics on the Internet. You will find tools that help guide you through the process of creating these assessment tools for evaluating student performance. You will also find over five hundred printable rubrics on our web site. If the concept of rubrics is completely new to you, you will want to read this article for a complete explanation.
Assessment of student mastery of content takes many forms. This pages includes support materials for assessments that work with the Common Core State Standards and rubrics for many different assessment products. It also contains some information on the creation of rubrics and assessment in general.