Introduction is appropriate to the topic under discussion. Each body paragraph contains one main idea. Transition between sentences and paragraphs is smooth. Conclusion recaps the main points and presents a closing statement.
Organization & development
The entire composition is logically organized, Main points are supported with evidence. Points are relevant to the thesis statement. Points are discussed without too much repetition.
Free of misspellings. Lacks incomplete sentences. Free of grammatical mistakes (tenses, S/V agreement, pronouns, articles, prepositions, word choice, word order, punctuation).
Communicates in a way in which the reader is fully satisfied.