Student Name______________________________________________ Total Points _________
Basics (5 points possible) -1 Point Off for any item NOT checked
q Hand drawn layout
q 5½ (tall) x 4¼ (wide) finished size, folded
q Printed in full color on heavy weight white or colored cardstock (glossy, if preferred)
q Contains at least ONE clip art, illustration or photograph
q Contains front, back, and two inside facing pages
Grammar & Spelling (2 points possible) -1 Point Off for any item NOT checked
q Misspelled Word(s)
q Missing or incorrect usage of words
Communication (1 point possible) -½ Point Off for any item NOT checked
q It is clear at first glance that the finished piece is an invitation
q The who, what, and where of the event is clearly communicated
Layout, Creativity & Originality (2 points possible) -½ Point Off for any item NOT checked
q Relevance — all elements depict the topic presented.
q Proportion — all elements are properly balanced on the page.
q Contrast — the layout catches the eye of the reader.
q Direction — the elements work together to lead the reader through the document.