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Power Paragraph

  Derived from rubric: Power Paragraph
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Rubric Code: CX96W94
A rubric designed to apply generally to any Power Paragraph writing assignment in the Junior Grades.
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Keywords: power writing
Categories: Subjects: English  
Types: Writing  
Grade Levels: 6-8

Powered by iRubric Power Paragraphs
  Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
Level 4
Power Ones
The introduction of the topic and the concluding sentence.
Level 1

Does not include Power One at the beginning and ending of the paragraph.
Level 2

Includes either one of the two Power Ones, or they are weak.
Level 3

Includes both Power Ones. Starts and ends the paragraph strongly.
Level 4

Power Ones are strong and interesting. Opening sentence grabs the reader's attention.
Power Twos
The subtopics
Level 1

Contains only one subtopic which is not well explained.
Level 2

Contains two subtopics which are explained briefly.
Level 3

Contains three subtopics relevant to the subject.
Level 4

Contains three subtopics which are relevant to the topic and are interesting.
Power Threes
The supporting details
Level 1

No supporting details are included.
Level 2

Few supporting details are included.
Level 3

Supporting details are included for each subtopic.
Level 4

The supporting details for each subtopic are compelling and interesting. They clearly relate to the subtopic.
Transitions and Organization
Level 1

Paragraph seems disorganized with few transition words.
Level 2

Paragraph is somewhat organized and some transition words are included.
Level 3

Organization is solid and transitions words are included.
Level 4

Organization and transitions words are natural and fluent. Paragraph flows well.
Level 1

There are three or more capitalization, spelling or punctuation errors.
Level 2

There are two capitalization, spelling or punctuation errors.
Level 3

There is one capitalization, spelling or punctuation errors.
Level 4

There are no capitalization, spelling or punctuation errors.

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