Effect Essay

Effect Essay

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Task

Write a 450-500 word long, five-paragraph Effect Essay on the following topic:

 

Effects of working from home

 

 

 

Instructions

  1. Your essay should be well-structured, coherent, and well-supported with a clear thesis statement and five well-developed paragraphs
  2. Underline your thesis statement
  3. Give a title to your essay.
  4. Indent your paragraphs, leave single space between your lines. 
  5. Include the wordcount at the end of your essay.
  6. Type your essay in a new Word document, DO NOT use this template.
  7. Name your document  with your Name and Surname
  8. Upload it on the Turnitin link on your class Moodle page as a WORD document.

 

 

 

GRADING RUBRIC FOR CAUSE AND EFFECT ESSAY (15%)

NAME: _________________    | SECTION: ______ | TOPIC: ______________________________

Criteria

Unsatisfactory

Poor

Satisfactory

Average

Good

Very Good

Structure/Organization: Follows the assignment  requirements; each of the body paragraphs is smoothly connected to the thesis. There is a title, single space space between the lines, each paragraph is indented.

0

2

5

7

8

10

Introduction: Opening catches reader’s interest; thesis shows whether the focus is cause or effect; has a plan of development; thesis is parallel.

0

5

10

15

18

20

Body Paragraphs:

Contain topic sentences; major and minor supports are provided; main points and evidence are specific and explained well.

0

5

15

20

25

30

Conclusion: Restates the thesis; provides a summary of the main points; ends either with a recommendation, prediction, or a final thought. 

0

4

8

10

12

15

Grammar and Mechanics: The essay is free of spelling, punctuation, capitalization, and grammar/usage errors; essay uses transitions to link sentences and paragraphs.

0

2

5

7

8

10

Originality

 

Content clearly displays evidence of independent and critical thinking.

 

(0-5)

(6-11)

(12-15)

 

 

TOTAL POINTS                                                                                                                 100 %/_____

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