Response to Literature

Consider these questions as you plan and write your response.

  • Have you expressed the ideas, obvious and suggested, that you understood from the text?
  • Have you provided reasons and examples from the text to support what you think?
  • Did you explain how the author and illustrator used structures and features in the text, and how these helped with your understanding of the story?
  • Did you make connections to the text, and explain how these connections helped with your understanding of the text?
  • Did you offer and support your own ideas, opinions and/or criticisms about the text?

Did you express ideas or ways of understanding that will stay with you after reading the text?

Response Rubric


Narrative Rubric

grade 6 rubrics one page 2017.pdf