Creating & Using Rubrics for CC Assessment

These are two great resources to easily create a rubric for your Common Core assignments/projects:


A rubric is a criterion referenced assessment tool used to score assignments or performances. Work is scored/graded based on how well the finished product lines up with the criteria listed on the rubric. A rubric is a very powerful device for performance-based assessments, such as oral presentations or projects, but also makes grading essay questions and narratives quick and easy.

Tips to writing a strong rubric.

If you are using various technology tools with your students, Kathy Shrock has this great list of rubrics based on the tool and project you are assigning your students.

Assessment and Rubrics