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5.6: Assignment - Reading Response Student Choice

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    19533
  • 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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