Assignment: Reading Response Student Choice

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: 115

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
Create a Reader Response to text Exceeds expectations
5 pts
Meets expectations
3 pts
Does not meet expectations
0 pts
5 pts
Analyze a text for text-to-self, text-to-text, and text-to-world connections Exceeds expectations
5 pts
Meets expectations
3 pts
Does not meet expectations
0 pts
5 pts
Analyze a text for purpose and intended meaning Exceeds expectations
5 pts
Meets expectations
3 pts
Does not meet expectations
0 pts
5 pts
TOTAL POINTS    115 pts