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Writing Rubric: Self-Assessment

Name:
Date:
Assignment:



Before writing, I think of what I know about the topic. I make a list of ideas, words, and phrases I might use.
yesno


I organize my thoughts and ideas so that I can focus on one central idea.
yesno


I choose ideas and examples that are appropriate for this culture.
yesno


I make sure the writing has a definite beginning, middle, and end.
yesno


I try to make my writing interesting.
yesno


I write a first draft and then I reread and revise.
yesno


I check to make sure that my writing makes sense.
yesno


I make sure the sentences relate to each other.
yesno


I use familiar language structures so I know I am writing correctly.
yesno


If I do not know a word, I use a word or phrase I do know.
yesno


I make sure punctuation is correct according to the rules in this language.
yesno


I check my spelling.
yesno


I check my use of verb tenses (present, past, future, etc.).
yesno


I check my use of gender and agreements (masculine, feminine, neuter).
yesno


I ask someone who knows the language (classmate) to read my writing and give me feedback.
yesno


I make sure the final copy is legible (handwritten or typed).
yesno

What I think I did very well on in this assignment:

What I think I need to focus/improve on next time: