Resources - marking rubric for essay

Malc Prentice

Here is your final feedback. Please read it carefully

If there are problems, try to avoid them in your next essay

Your grade is:

Presentation G
format written work OK
write a well formatted email OK
use title case for your title OK

Arrangement G
write an introduction paragraph background OK
write an introduction thesis statement OK
write a paragraph topic sentence OK
use keywords OK
write a paragraph summary-link OK
Minimum 3 points/Paragraph OK
write a detail sentence supporting each point OK
No irrelevant Details/Points OK
write a specific genre OK
write a conclusion paragraph (TS/Summary/FC) OK

Style G
avoid repeating words OK
avoid short sentences OK
use keywords OK
use cohesion OK
follow academic conventions OK
minimum word count (see syllabus) OK
paragraph is easy to read OK

Invention G
all ideas/facts/quotes cited OK
all and only citations in text are in References OK
use APA format in the text OK
use APA format in reference lists OK
References in alphabetical order OK
quote and paraphrase OK
minimum number of sources used (see project sheet for number) OK
avoid bad sources OK


NW "Needs Work" (-1)
G "Good" (+1)