Congratulations on completing your first timed essay of the year. Our class examination of the two poems The Barred Owl and The History Teacher should have helped you prepare for the essay. Our next job is to look at them in class and offer some commentary.

The first step is to clearly understand the AP Rubric and apply it to the sample rangefinders. We will use the following packet.


After practicing scoring, we are going to apply it to our class essays. We’ll break down our class essays below.