Algebra I Rubric
Objectives 
< 60 points 
6170 points 
7185 points 
86100 points 
Score 
The students will explain
the steps to solving a multistep linear equation with variables on one side. These
points will come from: 
PP
Questions 14, 5 points each 
The’
explanation’ part of pg147 720, 2 points each *
48 points possible 
Student has no
understanding of the steps to solving linear equations and can not put them
in words. 
Student does not show an
adequate understanding of the steps to solving a linear equation and
struggles putting them into words. 
Student shows
understanding of the steps to solving a linear equation and can put them into
words some/most of the time. 
Student shows
understanding of the steps to solving a linear equation and can put them into
words. 

The student will solve
linear equations with variables on one side of the equation. These
points will come from: 
The
‘solving’ part of pg 147 720, 2 points each *28
points possible 
Student does not
calculate the correct answers for linear equations. 
Student does not
adequately calculate the correct answers for linear equations. 
Student shows correct
calculations for the answers to linear equations some/most of the time. 
Student calculates
correct answers for linear equations. 

The student will
identify the like terms in a mathematical expression. These
points will come from: 
‘Like
terms’ from pg 147 16, 4 points each * 24 points possible 
Student does not
identify like terms correctly in a mathematical expression. 
N/A 
N/A 
Student identifies like
terms correctly in a mathematical expression. 

100 Points Possible 





Grading Scale 

Points 
Grade 
91100 
A 
8190 
B 
7180 
C 
6170 
D 
60 or less 
F 