Did you answer the question that was asked?
Did you restate the question?
|| Yes/No with sentence
with complete and accurate sentence
| Yes/No with complete and accurate sentence with voice
| Back It Up
Did you back up your answer with evidence from the text?
Did you QUOTE from the text?
Did you explain your evidence?
| Include one relevant detail||Included two-three relevant details
|| Included four relevant details and quotes;
| Included four relevant details and quotes with explanations
or more details
Did you connect your evidence to your answer in a concluding statement?
| Includes (relevant)
one comment or connection to connect the details back to the text
| Includes (relevant) two of these: comment
or two comments or two connections back to the orignal text
| Includes (relevant) a comment or connection back to the text
with each of four details and quote -
| Includes (relevant) a comment or connection back to the text with each details and quote that engages the reader or explains the writers application of the detail/quote
|| Writes in lists or phrases; few complete sentences; includes convention errors
|| Writes in paragraph that is somewhat organized with complete sentences that provide evidence to support position; includes position; may include a transition; may include some persuasive words; includes evidence to support position; may include conclusion
|| Writes in paragraph what includes:
- introductory position
- main idea sentences followed by interesting details/evidence sentences that support the position
- transition words to connect evidence (cause/effect; point by point; least to most important)
- persuasive words
- conclusion that expects reader to understand AND do something
| All of three, and including word choice -- author musts
to establish a strong voice
|| Reads with eye contact and some expression
|| Uses paper as a reference (not just reads), makes eye contact with audience; presents with expression; may answer relevant audience questions
|| Uses paper as a reference (not just reads), makes eye contact with audience; presents with expression; answers relevant questions of audience; asks relevant questions to audience--engages conversation