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Social Science Analysis Scored Student Work


The following examples of student work were scored by teachers and are representative of student work that meets, exceeds, or does not yet meet standards for social science analysis. These papers may be used for teacher training, informational documents, scoring practice with students, or for other uses. To view the work samples (with Adobe Acrobat Reader), click on the title in quotes (Ex.: "Two Generations Ago"). To look at the scores and read the justification for scores, click on the "Scores and Justification" link below the sample being viewed. To view the Rationale for each score, click on the "Rationale" link.

To help ODE develop a larger pool of anchor papers, please score the Potential Anchor Papers with the Initial Score Sheet. Please email your scores and justifications to Tony Bertrand or fax them to (503) 378-5156, Attn: Tony Bertrand.

Benchmark 3


High School