Summer reading project assessment rubric

Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom

» Originality (5 points)

Each individual's work reflects original thinking. There is evidence of personal reactions and outside connections to the text.

» Organization (5 points)

Information is arranged so that it is easily viewed, clearly arranged, and visually appealing.

» Content (15 points)

Information connects to major ideas of topic. The project includes specific evidence, relevant examples and ideas, and/or insightful connections; uses original, creative ways to accurately relate material and explore topics beyond a surface or literal level; all required elements of assignment are included and completed.

» Grammar & Mechanics (5 points)

Writing demonstrates a solid grasp of conventions; demonstrating proficiency with spelling, capitalization, punctuation; grammar and usage are correct and enhance clarity and credibility.