5002 Journal Critique Rubric
Assignment: Locate and post on Moodle Forum Board a critique of one on-line journal article site (2011–present) pertinent to assessment strategies. Make certain that your link works. Your critique should be at least one page in length, double-spaced.
Written critique should include the following:
___/1 Website information
Web address or location information (i.e., WilsonWeb Full Text)
Check to be sure your site works!) Be sure your article is from a
true Journal (edited publication rather than a magazine article).
___/2 *Citation in correct form
Olson, M. R., Chalmers, L, & Hoover, J. H. (2005). Attitudes
and attributes of general education teachers identified as
effective inclusionists. Remedial and Special Education, 18(1),
___/10 *Summary of Findings
What significant information did the author include?
Is enough detail in your summary for your classmates to judge
whether or not they would like to read the article in its entirety?
___/5 *Critique and Personal Reflections
Did you feel that the article was well written and informative?
Were weaknesses noted? Did it meet your expectations?
Did you agree/disagree with the author? How did you feel
about the information included?
These points are based upon instructor judgment of the
article’s relevance to this course.
___/5 Writing Quality
Is the critique well written? Is it organized as specified
in the rubric, grammatically correct, and spellchecked? Does the
critique meet the length specifications?
Total Points /25