Using Models for Assessment

How can qualitative models be used in assessment

Enhancing Science Teachers' Understanding of Ecosystem Interactions with Qualitative Conceptual Models

Rubrics for paper and poster evaluation
Use these rubrics to assess research papers and posters.

Developing your models Developing your initial conceptual model helps you to understand your research variables. Do this at least twice; at the start of the research project, and at the conclusion.

Refining both of your conceptual models to understand the significance of each component and how the system might respond to perturbation.

Rubric to evaluate models
This rubric will assist in assessment of both conceptual models.