In the words of our COO and former high school teacher Kelsey Behringer:
"Good teachers borrow, great teachers steal"
Below are 5 writing prompts & rubrics that you can utilize in Packback Deep Dives. Feel free to use this is a final writing assignment or as an extra credit opportunity. Use the prompts and rubrics as-is, or modify as you see fit. You can add resources, add or edit "guiding questions", and/or switch up the AI-assisted and instructor-graded rubric sections.
The prompts are attached below. The suggested prompts are:
- "What are your takeaways from this course?" (End of Term Reflection)
- "Why a career in this field?"
- "What is a current problem in our field?" (Current problems in this field)
- "Then and Now: A Comparison Essay" (Current Event)
- “Research Question”
Reference this article for instructions on how to create a Deep Dives assignment.
You'll be able to grade your students' submissions after the due date.