This rubric can be used to evaluate any type of narrative writing. Included at the top of the rubric is a list of reminders for good narrative writing, as well as a fill-in-the-blank spot for length requirement so you can use it for multiple assignments at any level. In addition, the point values on the rubric have been left blank so the teacher can make this determination him/herself.
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