About the Author
Chapter 1. Using Rubrics in Mathematics
Why Use Rubrics in Mathematics?
Rubric/Mathematics Application: You're Right on Target!
Chapter 2. The Relationship Between Mathematics Standards and Rubrics
The Importance of Standards
Mathematics Standards and Rubrics
Rubric/Mathematics Application: How Negative Are My Temperatures?
Chapter 3. Performance Tasks and Rubrics
Why Use Performance Tasks?
Characteristics of Performance Tasks
Creating the Performance Task
Rubric/Mathematics Application: Let's Go Shopping!
Chapter 4. Developing the Rubric From a Checklist
The Transition from Checklist to Rubric
Summary of Steps for Developing a Rubric
Rubric/Mathematics Application: What's My Area?
Chapter 5. Weighted Rubrics
The Purpose of Weighted Rubrics
Using Technology in Rubric Development
Rubric/Mathematics Application: Discoveries in Rainbow Candy Land
Chapter 6. Student-Created Rubrics
Using Student-Created Rubrics
Rubric/Mathematics Application: I'm Not Just Average!
Chapter 7. Teacher-Made Tests and Rubrics
Creating a Teacher-Made Test
Rubric/Mathematics Application: Finding LCM and GCF
Chapter 8. Using Rubric Data
Group and Summary Information
Rubric/Mathematics Application: The Garden
Chapter 9. Mathematics and Communication
Mathematics Application: Sales Tax Task
Appendix 1: Additional Rubric/Mathematics Application Projects
Project 1 Overview: Measurement and Statistics
Project 2 Overview: Symmetry and Area
Project 3 Overview: Standard Measurement
Project 4 Overview: Unit Pricing
Project 5 Overview: Complementary and Supplementary Angles
Appendix 2: Turning a 4-Point Rubric Score Into a Letter Grade