Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

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Step 1. Read Essays
Essay 1
Essay 2
Essay 3
Step 2. Evaluate Essays
Analytic Rubric
Holistic Rubric

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Step 1. Read Essays

In this interactive activity, you will read and evaluate three analytical essays written by high school students.


To help you in evaluating each essay, you can use a holistic rubric or an analytic rubric. You can also access these rubrics through the navigation bar on the left.

Find out more about using these rubrics.

Step 2. Evaluate essays

After you have looked closely at each essay, you can rank them in the order of their effectiveness and see how other teachers have ranked them.


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