Assignment: Reading Response Student Choice

For this assignment, create a Reader Response about a text of your choice.

Directions

  1. Review the grading rubric as listed on this page.
  2. Choose any text to read.

    Feel free to find a text at one of these free reading sites:



  3. Review and utilize the strategies listed on the Making Connections and Writing a Reading Response pages.
  4. Create a Reading Response of the text of your choice in 400–600 words in a new Google Doc.
  5. Copy and paste your Reading Response Student Choice in a new post on your WordPress blog.
  6. Submit the URL of your WordPress blog post to your instructor.


Grading

Points: 100

Submitting: a website URL

Reading Response Student Choice KEEP
Criteria Ratings Points
First line includes title, author, main thesis Proficient

10 pts
Developing

2 pts
No reference to text

0 pts
10 pts
Connect text to you and life Proficient

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
No connection

0 pts
10 pts
Connect text to view of world/right and wrong Proficent

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
No connection

0 pts
10 pts
Learned from text Proficient

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
No connection

0 pts
10 pts
Connect text to what is important to the world Proficient

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
No connection

0 pts
10 pts
Praise/Problems with text Proficient

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
No connection

0 pts
10 pts
Enjoy/Not Enjoy Proficient

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
No connection

0 pts
10 pts
Overall reaction Proficient

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
No connection

0 pts
10 pts
Standard Edited English/Writing conventions Proficient

10 pts
Developing

3 pts
Errors detract from meaning/no post

0 pts
10 pts
Finished piece easy to read, polished Proficient

10 pts
Developing

5 pts
No marks

0 pts
10 pts
Analyze a text for purpose and intended meaning Exceeds expectations

0 pts
Meets expectations

0 pts
Does not meet expectations

0 pts
0 pts
Analyze a text for text-to-self, text-to-text, and text-to-world connections Exceeds expectations

0 pts
Meets expectations

0 pts
Does not meet expectations

0 pts
0 pts
Create a Reader Response to text Exceeds expectations

0 pts
Meets expectations

0 pts
Does not meet expectations

0 pts
0 pts
TOTAL POINTS    100 pts
 

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