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The Innovate to Mitigate Challenge is open to all middle school and high school students in the U.S. and around the world, so share the word. Visit our media toolkit page for posts that you can share on Facebook and Twitter.

Overall
  • Defines a specific plan
  • Makes a prediction about its impact
  • Provides information to back up the idea
  • Is scientifically accurate
  • Addresses the feasibility of the plan
Paper
  • Presents information, findings, arguments, and supporting evidence clearly, concisely, and logically
  • Reader than easily follow the line of reasoning
  • Content is well organized and flows well
Video
  • The presentation flows well
  • Interest level is high, keeps the attention of the audience
  • Video is lively, engaging, or powerful to the audience
Innovation
  • Is inventive, new, and different
  • Breaks rules and conventions, or uses common materials and/or ideas in new ways