"My stories run up and bite me on the leg - I respond by writing down everything that goes on during the bite. When I finish, the idea lets go and runs off."
Ray Bradbury, novelist.
This rubric is part of the IB (International Baccalaureate) curriculum for Language A—defined as a student's best language.
Language A courses therefore include the study of: (1) the instrumental function of a language where: listening, viewing, speaking, reading and writing skills are emphasized; and (2) literature, which encompasses a variety of periods and genres.*
This rubric utilizes the following criteria: