Weblog Assessment Rubric

Exceeding | In responding to the post prompt, the writer demonstrates a thorough understanding of content and purpose through the development and support of her blog post. Appropriate organization and style is evident. [5 points]

Meeting | In responding to the post prompt, the writer demonstrates an adequate understanding of content and purpose through the development and support of her blog post. Appropriate organization and style is evident. [3 points]

Approaching | In responding to the post prompt, the writer demonstrates an awareness of content and purpose and attempts to develop and support her blog post. Appropriate organization and style is evident. [1 point]

Needing Improvement | In responding to the post prompt, the writer demonstrates minimal or no attention to content and purpose. Blog post topic may be unsuitable, and/or the writer may not develop or support an argument. Appropriate organization and style might not be evident. [0 point]