Poster Rubric

U. S. History Poster Rubric – This is a test grade!

24 points Explain the causes of your topic/event, describe your topic, and the effects of your topic on the American society, economy, and/or the political process.
16 points Draw and color a picture that illustrates at least part of your summary.
10 points

Citations – on what page and paragraph did you find your information in the textbook?  If you used the internet to find information include the web address, as well as the date you found the information.

Book: Author’s name, The Book Title (City where published: Publisher, date of copyright [found on the third page]), page number.

Example: William H. Rehnquist, The Supreme Court: A History (New York: Knopf, 2001), 204.

Website: Author, sponsor of the site, and the site’s URL.

Kevin Rayburn, The 1920s, http://www.louisville.edu/~kprayb01/1920s.html