A Teachers Guide and Teacher's Guide home run! Carefully crafted chart style rubric which uses the Six Traits of Writing as the point of departure. This rubric is the essential assessment tool to accompany essays, providing clear and specific feedback that is articulated in terms of skill strands and level of proficiency within each strand. Point totals accompany each grading category. This rubric will assist teachers in documenting student progress for each essay with increased efficiency and clarity.