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Book Report Rubric 8th grades 
Rubric Code: Z22AW2X
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Subject: English  
Type: Reading  
Grade Levels: 6-8

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  Poor Work

2 pts

Acceptable Work

4 pts

Good Work

6 pts

Well Done

8 pts

Outstanding Work

10 pts


Poor Work

Significant information is missing, or not recorded in the proper paragraphs.
Acceptable Work

Most important information is presented in a logical sequence and recorded in the proper paragraphs.
Good Work

Necessary information was covered, but not presented logically or recorded in proper paragraphs.
Well Done

Necessary information was covered logically and recorded in the proper paragraphs.
Outstanding Work

All necessary information was presented logically and recorded properly.
Introductory Paragraph Information

Poor Work

Basic information is missing from inductory paragraph- title, author, setting, main characters,
Acceptable Work

Most of the basic information is included in the introductory paragraph
Good Work

Basic information was included in the introductory paragraph.
Well Done

Basic information was presented and expanded upon in the introductory paragraph.
Outstanding Work

Basic information was presented. Details were developed to add interest to the material.
Grammar/ Sentence Structure, format

Poor Work

Numerousmechanical errors, sentence fragments, paragraphs not indented. No evidence of proof-reading.
Acceptable Work

Some mechanical errors, word usage, run-on sentences, sentence fragments. Paragraph formatting inconsistent.
Good Work

A few mechanical errors, word usage, sentence structure. Paragraphs properly formatted. Proof-reading inadequate.
Well Done

A couple errors occurred in capitalization, punctuation, word usage, sentence structure. Paragraphs were properly formatted. Proof-reading evident.
Outstanding Work

There were no errors or evidence of corrections in the report. Words were well chosen and sentences were concise.
Plot or Content Summary

Poor Work

Information covered does not describe the plot, conflict or resolution (or content in the case of nonfiction)
Acceptable Work

The plot/content was not clearly stated or the conflict/resolution was not clearly stated.
Good Work

Plot/content and or conflict/resolution is briefly, but clearly stated.
Well Done

Plot/content or conflict/resolution is clearly and adequately developed.
Outstanding Work

The plot/content or conflict/resolution was clearly stated and summarized. Sentences are well developed and presented in an interesting manner.
Student Evaluation

Poor Work

Student did not share an opinion on the book.
Acceptable Work

Student gave their opinion of the book but did not back their opinion with supporting sentences.
Good Work

Student gave opinion of book but sentences did not clearly support the opinion stated.
Well Done

Opinion clearly stated and confirmed by good supporting sentences.
Outstanding Work

Student expresses opinion and supports it with several good supporting sentences.

  • Organization, Information, Grammar/Sentence Structure, Plot Summary, Neatness, Student Evaluation



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