AP GOVERNMENT

CAMPAIGN “2008” ELECTION PROJECT SCORING SHEET

 

 

 

NAME_________________________________                                                       PERIOD____________

 

Required Components

 

Option 1

 

1.  Volunteer 10 hours on a campaign                                                                                                            _______ 50 Pts

      (completed and signed attendance and evaluation sheet)

 

2.  Two-page reflective essay                                                                                                                             _______ 25 Pts

                                                                                                                                                                                               

3.  Completed and signed parent/student agreement form                                                                        _______ 15 Pts

 

4.  Vote in the 2008 YLI mock election (10/20-10/24)                                                                                _______ 10 Pts

 

5.  Turnitin.com and hard copy submitted on or before 2:30 PM on 10/27/08 (Both A & B)    _______

                     

            LATE PENALTY_______

 

                                                                                                                                                TOTAL             ______

 

Required Components

 

Option 2

 

1.   Presidential Election Race - Analysis #1 (one page)                                                           _______ 15 Pts

                Identifies the job of the President                                                                                    _______

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                              _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of either candidate’s election                                       _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                            _______

 

2.  Virginia Senate Race - Analysis #2 (one page)                                                                       _______ 15 Pts

                Identifies the job of a member of the United States Senate                                          _______

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                              _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of either candidate’s election                                       _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                            _______

 

3.  Virginia 8th Congressional District Race - Analysis #3 (one page)                    _______ 15 Pts

                Identifies the job of a member of the U.S. House of Representatives                         _______

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                              _______

                Identifies the voting record of the incumbent                                                                _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of the challenger’s election                                         _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                            _______

 

 

 

 

 

4.  Virginia 10th Congressional District Race - Analysis #4 (one page)                  _______ 15 Pts

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                              _______

                Identifies the voting record of the incumbent                                                                _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of the challenger’s election                                         _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                            _______

 

5.  Virginia 11th Congressional District Race - Analysis #5 (one page)                  _______ 15 Pts

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                              _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of either candidate’s election                                       _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                            _______

 

 

6.   Parks and Recreation Bond Referendum - Analysis #6 (one page)                    _______ 15 Pts

Identifies the amount of the Bond                                                                                     _______

                Identifies what the Bond is for                                                                                          _______

                Identifies the pros and cons of Bonds (including this one)                                          _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                            _______

 

7.  Vote in the 2008 YLI mock election                                                                                           _______ 10 Pts

 

Turnitin.com and hard copy submitted on or before 2:30 PM on 10/27/08 (Both A & B)      _______

 

                                                                                                                LATE PENALTY _______

 

                                                                                                                                TOTAL                  _______

 

 

Required Components

 

Option 3

 

1.  Volunteer 20 or more hours on a campaign                                                                                             _______ 50 Pts

      (completed and signed attendance and evaluation sheet)

 

2.  Two-page reflective essay                                                                                                                             _______ 10 Pts

                                                                                                                                                                                               

3.  Completed and signed parent/student agreement form                                                                        _______ 5 Pts

 

4.   Presidential Election Race - Analysis #1 (one page)                                                             _______ 5 Pts

                Identifies the job of the President                                                                                                    _______

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                                              _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of either candidate’s election                                                       _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                                            _______

 

5.  Virginia Senate Race - Analysis #2 (one page)                                                                                       _______ 5 Pts

                Identifies the job of a member of the United States Senate                                                          _______

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                                              _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of either candidate’s election                                                       _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                                            _______

 

 

 

6.  Virginia 8th Congressional District Race - Analysis #3 (one page)                                    _______                5 Pts

                Identifies the job of a member of the U.S. House of Representatives                                         _______

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                                              _______

                Identifies the voting record of the incumbent                                                                                _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of the challenger’s election                                                         _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                                            _______

 

7.  Virginia 10th Congressional District Race - Analysis #4 (one page)                                  _______ 5 Pts

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                                              _______

                Identifies the voting record of the incumbent                                                                                _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of the challenger’s election                                                         _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                                            _______

 

8.  Virginia 11th Congressional District Race - Analysis #5 (one page)                                  _______ 5 Pts

                Identifies candidates and stands on the issues                                                                              _______

                Identifies which candidate is favored in the polls                                                                          _______

                Identifies the possible impact of either candidate’s election                                                       _______

                Provides prediction for the outcome of the race                                                                            _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                                            _______

 

 

9.   Parks and Recreation Bond Referendum - Analysis #6 (one page)                                    _______ 5 Pts

Identifies the amount of the Bond                                                                                                     _______

                Identifies what the Bond is for                                                                                                          _______

                Identifies the pros and cons of Bonds (including this one)                                                          _______

                Includes MLA style citations                                                                                                            _______

 

 

10.  Vote in the 2008 YLI mock election (10/20-10/24)                                                                              _______ 5 Pts

 

11.  Turnitin.com and hard copy submitted on or before 2:30 pm on 10/27/08 (Both A & B)  _______

                     

            LATE PENALTY_______

 

                                                                                                                                                TOTAL             ______

 

 

 

 

 

 

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