Brainstorming Rubric Name: _________________________________ Approaching Expectations Meeting Expectations Exceeding Expectations PlanningBrainstorming: Generate ideas about a topic Brainstorm had three or fewer main ideas. Some ideas were not related to the topic. Brainstorm had four ideas. More than half of the ideas were related to the topic. Brainstorm had more than four main ideas. Every idea related to the topic. Detail of Supporting Information: Support the topic There were only one or two supporting ideas attached to each main idea. The details were not sufficiently related to the topic. There were at least three supporting ideas attached to each main idea. Details were about the topic. There were more than three supporting ideas attached to each main idea. Details clearly supported the topic. Presentation: Present your research Brainstorm is barely Brainstorm is legible and/or is not legible and is engaging. engaging. Brainstorm is very engaging and easy to read. Presentation: Spelling and grammar Language is full of spelling or grammar errors. Errors may impede meaning. Virtually no spelling or grammar errors. Meaning is incredibly clear. Few spelling or grammar errors. Errors do not impede meaning.