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2013-14 Scoring Resources

Phase I Scoring Guides for ELA/Writing Sample Prompts

Click here for a suite of materials, including scoring guides and training sets, to assist teachers in scoring student work in response to sample writing tasks.

Phase III Scoring Guides for ELA/Writing Sample Prompts  NEW!

Click here for a suite of materials, including scoring guides and training sets, to assist teachers in scoring student work in response to sample writing tasks.

Writing rubrics for 2013-14 school year:

The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) has revised the rubrics to be used for the 2013-14 Writing Assessment. Rubrics are now differentiated by grade band and writing mode. These rubrics will also be used for all writing tasks that the TDOE will make available for district use during the 2013-14 school year.

 An explanation of how to use the new rubrics.

Grade 3 ELA


Grades 4-5 ELA


Grades 6-8 ELA


Grades 9-12 ELA