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English Brief Constructed Response

Level 3

The response demonstrates an understanding of the complexities of the text.

Level 2

The response demonstrates a partial or literal understanding of the text.

Level 1

The response shows evidence of a minimal understanding of the text.

Level 0

The response is completely irrelevant or incorrect, or there is no response.

English Extended Constructed Response

Level 4

The response is a well-developed essay that fulfills the writing purpose.

Level 3

The response is a complete essay that addresses the writing purpose.

Level 2

The response is an incomplete or oversimplified attempt to address the writing purpose.

Level 1

The response provides evidence of an attempt to address the prompt.

Level 0

The response is completely irrelevant or incorrect, or there is no response.

Revised March 2006

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