The rubric below will be used to grade the business letter project. Please read through the rubric before you begin and again after to assure you've accomplished each of the requirements.
|Sentences and Paragraphs||Many fragments or run-on sentences OR paragraphing needs lots of work.||Most sentences are complete and well-constructed. Paragraphing needs some work.||All sentences complete and well-constructed Paragraphing is generally done well.||Sentences and paragraphs complete, well-constructed and of varied structure.|
|Content||The letter seemed to be a collection of unrelated sentences. Difficult to figure out what letter was about.||Ideas somewhat organized, but not very clear. Had to read twice to figure out what the letter was about.||Ideas expressed in a pretty clear manner, organization could have been better.||Ideas expressed in a clear and organized fashion. Easy to figure out what letter was about.|
|Format||Complies with less than 75% requirements for a business letter.||Complies with several requirements for a business letter.||Complies with almost all requirements for a business letter.||Complies with all requirements for a business letter.|
|Proofreading||More than 4 errors in grammar and/or spelling.||3-4 errors in grammar and/or spelling||1-2 errors in grammar and/or spelling.||No errors in grammar or spelling.|