1. Education

Compare / Contrast Essay

Date:________Class___Writer: __________________
Title: ________________________________________
Rating Scale: 1 to 5. 1=very weak, 2=weak, 3=okay, 4=very good, 5=super
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Criteria

R

Comments
1

Opening catches reader's interest.

2

Thesis states topics and the main idea.

3

Features or subjects are discussed in the same order.

4

Order in which features are discussed is logical.

5

Specific examples are used to support ideas.

6

Wording and ideas are fresh and interesting.

7

Compare/contrast clue words are used.

8

Grammar

9

Spelling

10

Capitalization

Date_______Class_______Evaluator: ___________________
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