In a message dated 7/23/03 11:13:05 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
> . Has anyone a system for giving extra credit or points (since
> I must give a number grade) for students using their time and effort
> wisely? I usually just add a +1 to 10 points to the final project. Debby
Why don't you use a RUBRIC and have that as one of the criteria for a higher
That way they know it's expected and make a choice that effects their grade.
You remove yourself as the "bad guy " and make them accountable.