HB's English Links--Classical Magnet School

Blog Mini-Rubric
Research Links for CAPSTONE
Writing Links & Resources
Audio Links for American Literature
Teacher Assistants at Classical Magnet School
"American Literature" 11th Grade English @ CMS
SAT Information & Practice
Reading Links
Words, Glorious Words
AP Literature Exam Prep
How to Run a Seminar
A Pretty Good List of Literary Terms
"Modern Mythology" 10th Grade English @ CMS


Student: _____________________________________                 Blog # ______________


1.     Completion

r  Submitted within time allotment

r  Work satisfies the requirements of the assignment

2.     Connections

r  Text-to-self, text-to-text, or text-to-world connections present within response

r  Interesting, thought-provoking, and/or surprising perspective evident

3.     Focus

r  Addresses prompt directly, avoiding superfluous digressions

r  Includes relevant, strong examples as appropriate

4.     Conventions

r  Writer has evidently edited and revised his/her work before posting (error-free, though I do not expect you to be super-humans!)

r  Response is well-crafted and worthy of “English teacher” status


Total Score:  ____/8

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