Performance Task Assessment List
Writer's Guide for Nonfiction
|The introduction clearly states the thesis.|
|The introduction clearly introduces the main ideas.|
|The concepts used are appropriate and accurate.|
|Each paragraph has a topic sentence which is one of the main ideas.|
|Each paragraph has appropriate and accurate supporting details.|
|The conclusion sums up the points made in an
and unique manner.
|The writer's own voice and style is evident throughout.|
|The title is clear and informative.|
|The writing is mechanically correct.|
|The writing is neat and presentable.|
| Visuals such as drawings, diagrams or pictures
are used in an
appropriate way to add information and interest.