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Toolbox / Rubrics

Toolbox / Rubrics

What Is a Rubric? A rubric is a scoring tool that lists the criteria for a piece of work, or “what counts” (for example, purpose, organization, details, voice, and mechanics …

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Topics:RubricsOpinionRubrics - Opinion

When rubrics were first introduced in education the initial reaction from teachers was along the lines of, “Yes! This is just what I need!” Quickly followed by a panicked, “How …

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Topics:RubricsArgumentativeRubrics - Argumentative

The first time my son came home with a rubric for an assignment he had been given I thought, “This is genius!” My son who communicates in grunts gave me …

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Topics:RubricsExpositoryRubrics - Expository

When rubrics were first introduced in education the initial reaction from teachers was along the lines of, “Yes! This is just what I need!” Quickly followed by a panicked, “How …

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Topics:RubricsNarrativeRubrics - Narrative