Checklist for Reviewer(s)
Audience, Purpose, and Scope
      Is the thesis statement clear and focused on one major idea?
      Are the intent and purpose clearly expressed?
      Is the target audience clearly defined? The secondary audience?
      Does the scope seem appropriate for this writing project?
Research
      Does the research seem to be appropriate and logical?
      Does the methodology for researching and writing this assignment make sense?
      Are the resources varied and logical?
Content and Organization
      Does the controlling idea seem to be sufficiently developed?
      Are the major parts clearly defined?
      Are the major parts logically sequenced to fit the purpose?
      Do the minor parts support the major statements?
Schedule
      Does the plan include scheduled dates for research and writing?
      Does the schedule seem reasonable?
      Does the schedule include time for reviewing and revising the writing project?