Work samples are required as a local performance assessments each year in grades 3-8 and at least once in high school. Here is the adopted Scoring Guide.
Notes about Work Sample:
Grade 3 students are not held to a standard in Sentence Fluency.
Voice and Word Choice may be scored but are not required traits. Exemplars reflect expectations at each grade level.
Here are some sample writing prompts provided by ODE for use in classroom Work Samples.