Here is a rubric for the reading responses. You are not under any obligation to follow this, especially if you turn in a 3 paragraph assignment and receive a 3; you are doing fine and can continue doing the assignments as you see fit.


At least one paragraph that summarizes the article.

  1 Point


At least 1 paragraph that reflects on the article. This paragraph should include personal opinions and observations.

  1 Point


At least 1 paragraph that explains how this article relates to what we are talking about in class, or how it relates to your field of study.

  1 Point

  Spelling and Mechanics

self-explanatory.   Problems in this area will reflect negatively on point total.