Edison and the Kansas Housewife

Sample Student Responses

Proficient responses

Level Description

Student selects the correct fact and explains how it shows that Lathrop was not typical of American women in the 1920s.

Emergent responses

Level Description

Student selects the correct fact but provides an incomplete explanation of how it indicates that Lathrop was atypical.

Basic responses

Level Description

Student does not select the correct fact or does not provide a rationale for selection.