Persuasive_Essay_Rubric

Persuasive_Essay_Rubric - Persuasive Essay : Reading paper...

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Persuasive Essay : Reading paper CATEGORY Teacher Name: R Jeung Student Name: ________________________________________ 4 - Above Standards 3 - Meets Standards 2 - Approaching Stand ards Focus or Thesis Statement- (10%: 5 points possible) The thesis statement names the argument of the essay and outlines the main points to be discussed. Topic sentences are used. A variety of thoughtful transitions are used. They clearly show how ideas are connected The thesis statement names the argument of the essay. Topic sentences are mostly used. Transitions show how ideas are connected, but there is little variety The thesis statement outlines some or all of the main points to be discussed but does not name the topic. Some topic sentences are used. Some transitions work well, but some connections between ideas are fuzzy. Key Concepts- (40%: 20 points possible) Explanations of key concepts are given that show how each piece of evidence supports the author's position. Quotes from readings/lectures are
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