Checklist Item BuildUp

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Definition of Checklist Item BuildUp

A BuildUp Graph that accumulates Checklist Items during a Sprint.


Using a Checklist Item BuildUp puts the focus on the Doneness Agreement, which is the right thing to focus on, as this defines Done for the Story.

Just like the TaskHour BurnDown, the Checklist Item BuildUp’s purpose is to show the Team its progress throughout the Sprint.

A Checklist item graph has a focus on quality put in as a measure of velocity. The graph encourages teams to consider work as being done when its quality criteria are met as well as acceptance criteria.

External Sources

Build It Up Scotty

Cite This Term

"Checklist Item BuildUp" Accessed Jun 17, 2024.