Author:
Amy Betti
Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Assessment
Level:
Community College / Lower Division
Tags:
  • ESL
  • ESL English Language Learners
  • ESOL
  • ESOL Adult Learners
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution
    Language:
    English

    Rubric (100pts)-Narrative Essay

    Rubric (100pts)-Narrative Essay

    Overview

    100 point Rubric for a Narrative Essay with sections on Submission, Grammar, Organization, Content Academic Writing.

    Rubric (100pts)-Narrative Essay

    The Narrative Essay will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

    Criteria

    20

    15

    10

    Points

    Submission

    The student…

    Follows instructions to submit a Narrative Essay.

     

    Writes a minimum of 5 well-developed paragraphs.

    Follows instructions to submit a Narrative Essay.

     

    Writes fewer than 5 well-developed paragraphs.

    Does not follow instructions to submit a Narrative Essay.

     

     

    Grammar

    The essay has…

    Correct spelling.

     

    Correct punctuation.

     

    Correct capitalization.

     

    Correct word forms.

     

    Complete sentences.

    Mostly correct spelling.

     

    Mostly correct punctuation.

     

    Mostly correct capitalization.

     

    Mostly correct word forms.

     

    Mostly correct sentences.

    Incorrect spelling.

     

    Incorrect punctuation.

     

    Incorrect capitalization.

     

    Incorrect word forms.

     

    Incomplete sentences.

     

    Organization

    The essay…

    Includes a well-developed introduction/hook.

     

    Includes topic sentences and concluding sentences for each paragraph.

     

    Includes transitions linking information.

     

    Includes a concluding paragraph

    Unclear introduction/hook.

     

    Unclear topic sentences and concluding sentences for each paragraph.

     

    Unclear transitions linking information.

     

    Unclear a concluding paragraph

    Missing a well-developed introduction/hook.

     

    Missing topic sentences and concluding sentences for each paragraph.

     

    Missing transitions to link information.

     

    Missing a concluding paragraph

     

    Content

    The essay…

    Includes a coherent main idea/theme.

     

    Includes examples for support.

     

    Includes a vague main idea/theme

     

    Does not include sufficient examples for support.

     

    Does not include a coherent main idea/theme

     

    Does not include examples for support.

           

    Academic Writing

    The essay…

    Uses narrative voice to create imagery and develop the setting.

     

    Uses advanced vocabulary.

     

    Uses a variety of sentences.

     

     

    Does not consistently use narrative voice to create imagery and develop the setting.

     

    Does not consistently use advanced vocabulary.

     

    Does not consistently use a variety of sentences.

     

    Does not use narrative voice to create imagery and develop the setting.

     

    Does not use academic vocabulary.

     

    Does not use a variety of sentences.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

      /100

     

    Narrative Essay Rubric