WRITING PROMPTS SCORING GUIDE

Student Name

 

Type of Writing Product

Date

 

Corresponding Atlas Reading Segment

3 - The description is met.

2 - The description accurate, but not fully developed.

1 - The description attempted, but inaccurate.

0 - The description is not attempted.

Score Earned

Desired Weight for Item

Adjusted Score

Description of Item in Final Writing Product

[Teachers may choose which of these descriptors to use and what weight to give to each one.]

 

X

=

The final product reflects the task described in the corresponding prompt.

 

 

X

 

=

The final product contains main and supporting ideas from the corresponding reading and the student's own ideas, which blend together to meet the prompt's objective.

 

X

=

The final product demonstrates continuity in the development of paragraphs based on the type of product.

 

X

=

The final product demonstrates creativity or cleverness in any given aspect.

 

X

=

The final product is free of distracting grammatical and spelling errors.

 

X

=

The final product is organized in a neat and appropriate manner given the type of writing product.

 

X

=

The student provided their graphic organizer, outline or notes.

 

X

=

 

Total Points Earned_______Total Points Possible_______Percentage_________

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