Samples: Holistic Rubric #1 | Holistic Rubric #2 Mixed rubrics serve as a hybrid between the two main types.
For a student, a rubric provides understanding to the criteria that will be used for grading a particular assignment and, if given ahead of time, provides the student with a tangible reminder of the necessary components for the assignment.
It also promotes trust with the instructor and his/her grading practices since the student knows in advance how he/she will be graded.
Here are some essay writing rubrics to help you get started grading your students’ essays.
You will probably have to customize these rubrics to meet your goals and standards, but these should give you a decent place to start.
I used it as part of a grammar and conventions unit that I taught alongside narrative writing.
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Because there are specific point values assigned to specific criteria, grading often becomes easier.
Also, the overall score is calculated by adding up individual criterion, so the final grade becomes more objective and less subjective.
Furthermore, if given ahead of time, the rubric provides the student with a reminder (or a checklist) of the important criteria that need to be included.
Analytic rubrics provide detailed feedback on specific elements of the assignment.