Designing and Using Rubrics for Reading and Language Arts, K-6 (2nd Revised edition)

Designing and Using Rubrics for Reading and Language Arts, K-6 (2nd Revised edition)

By: Joan F. Groeber (author)Hardback

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Designing and Using Rubrics for Reading and Language Arts provides teachers with a step-by-step guide to creating and using rubrics to meet students' needs. This comprehensive resource offers an overview of rubrics as an teaching tool, directions for creating rubrics, and over 40 examples of rubrics that cover key language processes and skills at the primary and middle school levels. The author also includes suggestions for introducing the rubrics to students, making assignments, and using the rubrics to assess student understanding. This revised edition presents expanded coverage of the process of developing rubrics, and features several new rubrics that address narrative writing, persuasive writing, comprehension monitoring, the use of presentation software, and information literacy skills.

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About Author

Joan F. Groeber is an independent consultant and lecturer in the field of literacy and assessment. She is a visiting literacy instructor in the College of Education at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Groeber has published eight books and over thirty articles for educators from the kindergarten level to college on the topics of literacy, assessment tools, classroom management strategies, and self-evaluation.


Preface Publisher's Acknowledgments About the Author 1. Rubrics - A General Overview 2. Constructing Rubrics 3. Using Rubrics to Assess Reading Comprehension 4. Rubrics for Fictional Story Elements 5. Rubrics for Assessing Student Writing 6. Assessment Rubrics and Oral Language 7. Rubrics and the Research Process 8. Rubrics and Classroom Technology Appendix: Internet Sites Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 12/12/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781412937856
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9781412937856
  • weight: 708
  • ISBN10: 141293785X
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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