Contains sample compositions based on the Chapter Review: Writing Prompts for Chapters 4 through 10. Following each set of writing samples are holistic evaluations of those samples, along with general written comments explaining the evaluations. Use these writing samples as guides for your own holistic grading; make copies of the writing samples to use for classroom lessons or practice activities in evaluating and revising. Can be used for whole class presentations, cooperative group work, or independent practice. Many educators are adopting such evaluation as their primary technique for assessing student writing. The technique is widely used for evaluating standardized tests of written composition.