• Take-Home Writing Scoring Rubric

    Holistic Scoring Rubric with research and MLA

    This rubric will be used for all other writing assignments (take-home).  Each category is worth a maximum of 10 points, culminating in a straight value of 50 points for the rubric.  The score can be mathematically manipulated in order to accommodate the value of the writing assignment.  For example, the score can be doubled to reflect the value of a 100 point essay. 


    A word on grading/assessment: Errors are are usually color-coded to reflect the category. The description for each category is on the rubric. 


    Yellow
    Focus
    Green
    Content
    Orange
    Organization
    Blue
    Style
    Pink
    Conventions