Unit 1

Activity

Please complete the following activity. Submit the work by attaching the presentation file using the dropbox tool.

Use the Personal Fitness Activity 1 dropbox.

The activity is worth 15 points. Refer to the rubric below to see how you will be graded.

Unit 1 Activity

Fitness Advertisement

Your task for this activity is to design a creative advertisement advocating for the importance and benefits of physical fitness that will be replicated and displayed throughout high schools nationwide.

Keep in mind that your audience for this creative advertisement will be high school students and plan accordingly. You want to use whatever tools are necessary in order to reach and appeal to this specific age demographic.

Your poster can be done on an actual poster-board and photographed for submittal. Or you may choose to design one to three slides that could (hypothetically) be printed out to display your creative vision.

Your advertisement must include:

Table 1.0 Grading Rubric: Fitness Advertisement
GRADING RUBRIC Excellent
4
Good
3
Satisfactory
2
Needs Improvement
1
Title The advertisement has a creative and effective title that accurately describes the material and is easy to locate. The advertisement has an effective title that accurately describes the material and is easy to locate. The advertisement has a title that is easy to locate. The title is missing or difficult to locate.
Five Benefits of Fitness The advertisement contains five appropriate benefits. They each include a brief description. The advertisement contains four appropriate benefits. Most include a brief description. The advertisement contains two or three appropriate benefits of fitness. Some include a brief description. The advertisement contains one or no benefits. There is no description.
Five Activities to Improve Fitness The advertisement contains five appropriate activities. They each include a brief description or illustration. The advertisement contains four appropriate activities. Most include a brief description or illustration. The advertisement contains two or three appropriate activities. Few include a brief description or illustration. The advertisement contains one or no appropriate activities. There are no descriptions or illustrations
Three Strategies for Success The advertisement contains three appropriate strategies. They each include a brief description. The advertisement contains two appropriate strategies. They each include a brief description. The advertisement contains one appropriate strategy. It has a brief description. The advertisement does not contain any appropriate strategies. There is no description.
Images or Graphics The advertisement contains three appropriate and appealing images or graphics. The images enhance the overall message. The advertisement contains two appropriate and appealing images or graphics. The images somewhat enhance the overall message. The advertisement contains one appropriate and appealing image or graphic. The image only mildly enhances the overall message. The advertisement does not contain any appropriate and appealing images or graphics.
Legibility Legible handwriting, typing, or printing. Marginally legible handwriting, typing, or printing. Writing is not legible in places. Writing is not legible.
Style & Organization The advertisement is beautifully designed. It features bright colors, clear text, and appealing graphics. The advertisement is well designed. It features various colors, legible text, and nice graphics. The advertisement is decently designed. It features some colors, mostly legible text, and some graphics. The advertisement is not well-designed. It features hardly any color, difficult to read text, and plain graphics.
Mechanics Punctuation, spelling, and capitalization are checked and are correct throughout. Punctuation, spelling, and capitalization are checked and are mostly correct. Punctuation, spelling, and capitalization are somewhat correct and may or may not have been checked. There are many punctuation, spelling, and capitalization errors.