Critical Questions Rubric

“Excellent” Critical Questions:
_____ Student demonstrates that they have read the material and engaged with its core argument.
_____ Student’s questions substantially differ from their peers and provide a foundation for further exploration class.    
 “Proficient” Critical Questions:
_____ Student provides ambiguous evidence of reading the material but still manages to engage in a proficient manner.
_____ Student’s questions are similar to other questions, and/or student’s question is too general/vague in relation to the readings.        
“Insufficient” Critical Questions:
_____ Student does not provide evidence of having read or engaged with the material.      
_____ Student’s questions are copies of previous questions or show no direct correlation to the reading.