Writing rubric for grades 9 and up:
Word Document -- completely editable for your own needs
Includes information regarding how to calculate grades (percentages on a 0-100% grading scale -- regardless of your letter grade system)
Includes information on how to make the rubric work for ANY student regardless of his or her individual skills, needs or current level of ability
Perfect for improving GROWTH MINDSET
Encourages students to improve with each essay over any period of time the teacher desires or deems appropriate.
Designed for ELA or literature classes, but with customization, this rubric would work for any course and any teacher who wishes to reward a student's growth in argumentative or analytical writing (such as in History, Psychology, Statistics, etc.)