Lange's Iconic Photograph

Sample Student Responses

Proficient responses

Level Description
Proficient

Question 1: Student identifies relevant background information and explains why it might call the reliability of the photo into question.

 

 

Question 2: Student identifies a relevant aspect of the photograph and explains why it would call the reliability of the photo into question. 

 

 

Question 3: Student identifies relevant information and explains how it would help to determine the reliability of the photograph. 

 


Emergent responses

Level Description
Emergent

Question 1: Student identifies background information that might call the reliability of the photo into question but does not provide a complete explanation. 

 

 

Question 2: Student identifies a relevant aspect of the photograph but does not explain why it would call the reliability of the photo into question. 

 

 

Question 3: Student identifies relevant information but does not adequately explain how it would help to determine the reliability of the photograph.

 


Basic responses

Level Description
Basic

Question 1: Student does not identify background information that might call the reliability of the photo into question. 

 

 

Question 2: Student does not identify a relevant aspect of the photograph. 

 

 

Question 3: Student does not identify relevant information.