G Suite and Writing

No More Red Pens: Grading


Goobric Example Numeric Rubric

Karen's Rubrics

5 Paragraph Essay Rubric - I also use this one with criteria or Focus Correction Areas instead of Paragraphs.

Basic Argument Essay Rubric (It's really awful, but it's a place to start).

Feedback Tools


Extensions and Add-ons for ELA

CheckMark by the EdTechTeam

Read and Write for Google (Google Chrome Extension)

Draftback (Chrome Extension)

Draftback allows you to see the development of the document. Great for checking for plagarism and time-on-task.

Draftback demo.mp4

Video demonstrating Google Chrome Draftback Extension

Doctopus Chrome (Extension) and Goobric (Web App)

Google Keep


Video demonstrating Google Keep

Spell Checker and Grammar Check by Ginger

WriQ by Text Help

Joe Zoo (Google Docs Add-on and Web App)

Karen's Writing Resources List Google Document

xWriting Resources

Other Helpful Sites

ClassroomQ Website: Help kids without them raising their hands; build your own "customer service queue."

No Red Ink: Grammar Practice online