Scholarly Practice: Literature Review Criteria Criteria Content & Focus A. Literature Review from a scholarly journal is used. B. Author’s criteria for selecting sources is described. C. Concept map portrays key sources. Nonperformance Basic Proficient Distinguished Analysis and Critical Thinking A. Author’s strategy for organizing and presenting the sources is discussed. B. Concept map portrays the organizational structure of the literature review. C. Reflective comments included about what was learned by mapping the article Logic & Flow A. Description and summary of the article flows logically Structure & Organization A. Write-up of article includes an effective introduction and conclusion Writing Style A. Sentences are clear, concise, and direct; appropriate scholarly tone; reflects doctoral-level writing style. APA Format A. Paper adheres to APA format and style guidelines. Grammar / Usage Mechanics A. Writing is clear, employs transitions from topic to topic, appropriate grammar and diction, accurate spelling, free of typos; reflects doctoral-level writing skills.