Rubric for "Adopting the Creator Mindset" Essays for ENF 2
(Since some of you asked: Length is at least 2 FULL pages to three full pages.)

Introductory paragraphs

o   A thesis statement is NOT an announcement of intention

o   States the subject matter

o   Is unified

o   Clearly indicates the writer’s opinion

o   Contain the “key words” if possible

*Optional body paragraph 1--(IF you wrote this paragraph. If you didn't, don't even ask me about it. If you don't know, then you didn't, so don't ask me about it.)

Body paragraph 1

Body paragraph 2

Body paragraph 3

Concluding paragraph: Some things to consider about conclusions

·         Must bring closure

·         Can paraphrase your main points

·         Comment again on the subject matter

·         Call for action on the part of the reader

Also use this page: Revision and Editing Checklist from the Guide to Grammar and Writing

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