Date of publication: 2017-07-09 12:27
NWREL's Six Traits of Writing Rubric
English and Spanish versions of the 6-Traits of Writing Rubric and other rubrics for listening, public speaking and reading
Think about how much repetition there is when you grade, how many of the same comments you find yourself writing on paper after paper. That's the kind of inefficiency we're trying to eliminate.
There should also be an appropriate balance between these two essay components. Try to aim for about a 65/95 split if possible. Most students make the mistake of writing too much knowledge and not enough evaluation (which is the difficult bit).
Process Writing Assessment (PWA) Rubrics and Anchor Papers
Oakland Unified School District and the Bay Area Writing Project rubrics and anchor papers for scoring grade level writing
An essay is a short piece of writing on a topic and generally presents the author s point of view on the matter. It is an organized collection of ideas. It could be based upon any real experience or imaginary idea of the author. It is the presentation of your outlook on the topic that is the focus of the essay. There is no any fixed format of essay but the most standard essay compromises of the following:
A simple way to write your reference section is use Google scholar. Just type the name and date of the psychologist in the search box and click on the 'cite' link.
Common Essay Mistakes
Many of us generally commit mistakes in writing essays on simple topics like Why do you want to go to our college? Admission Committee of the colleges comprise of learned and experienced people who can judge you based on what you have written. So, you need to be very careful and selective while framing and jotting your essay. Try to avoid the following common mistakes: