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Matched Memoir Rubric

Outcomes : 6.4 Demonstrate a willingness to consider other interpretations of the text
4 Memoir demonstrates an alternative perspective on the text which provides a deeper connection to the characters emotion. This alternative perspective increases understanding of the part of the novel that is being reflected upon. 3 Memoir demonstrates an alternative perspective on the text that provides a deeper connection to the characters emotions. This perspective has potential to increase understanding of the part of the novel being reflected upon. 2 Memoir demonstrates an alternative perspective on the text that approaches a deeper connection to the characters emotion. Needs more detail in order to increase understanding of the part of the novel being reflected upon. 1 Memoir demonstrates an alternative perspective on the text but needs to have more connection to the emotions of the character in order for deeper understanding of the part of the novel being reflected upon

6.2 Respond to the texts they are reading and viewing by questioning, connecting, evaluating, and extending 4 Memoir demonstrates connections to the original story while providing valuable and relevant extension and perspective on the story 3 Memoir demonstrates connections to the original while providing some relevant extension and/or perspective on the story. 2 Memoir demonstrates connections to the story while providing extension or perspective on the story 1 Memoir needs to demonstrate more of an understanding of the story through connections to the original texts as well as provide interesting extension or perspective

8.3 Choose language that creates interesting and imaginative effects
4
Memoir demonstrates the use of unique and theme appropriate language in order to enhance the mood and tone of part of the novel being reflected upon. There is an array of word choice and repetition is used only to add effect.

3
Memoir demonstrates the use of theme appropriate language which helps to enhance the mood and tone part of the novel being reflected upon

2
Memoir demonstrates use an approach to using specific language in order to enhance the mood and tone part of the novel being reflected upon

1
Memoir needs to demonstrate more use of interesting effects (figurative language ) and imaginative writing