Standards 8Communication 81.3a- The student presents information, concepts and ideas to an audience of readers on a variety of topics.
Student tasks 8Choose topic 8Begin with a list (brainstorming) 8Organize thoughts 8Write rough draft 8Peer review (edit and revise) 8Final draft
Choose Topic 8Quien soy yo... OR 8Lo que me gusta… 8or a combination of both
Assessment 8Your composition will count as one test grade towards the 1st quarter average. 8You will be assessed using a Rubric- this is a checklist for you to follow throughout the entire writing process.
Meets standard 8Student follows directions and produces all requirements. 8Composition is one page in length, typed-double spaced (12 pitch), in Spanish. 8It has a title and is separated into paragraphs of alike ideas. 8It contains no more than 5 errors.
Exceeds standard 8Student must first meet the standard 8The composition contains no more than 2 errors. (nearly perfect) 8Student adds appropriate clipart according to topic. 8Student combines the two topics. 8If you exceed on the first try, A+)
Composition 8Students will have three opportunities to meet the standard or if they so choose, once they have met the standard, they can work to exceed the standard. 8There is, however a deadline...
Composition 8Keep in mind the composition is a way to showcase what you have learned so far. 8Dont be afraid to ask questions.