Creating grade items, editing grade items, and connecting grade items to Assignments, Quizzes, Discussions, and more.
In the weighted system, individual items can also contribute a certain weight to the final grade. For example, if you have one Major Project which contributes 35% to the final grade, it is an individual grade item with a weight of 35%. To assign a weight to an individual grade item 4. Click Save and Close and […]
Creating a Category Adding Items to a Category – Weighted System Once you have a weighted category set up, you can add items to the category. You can either assign new items to a category as you create them, or assign existing items to a category by editing the item’s properties and selecting the appropriate […]
After you create a grade book category or item, you can edit how and when it is displayed, and apply release conditions to it. Opening a Grade Item or Category to Edit You will be presented with options to edit the item’s Properties and Restrictions. Change properties for a category or item Setting Restrictions for Viewing Grade Items […]
Grade book items represent the individual assignments, quizzes, and other performance measures that you grade students on. Each grade item has its own entry in the grade book. Grade items can be linked to other course objects, such as quizzes or discussion forums, or they can exist independently. Types of Grade Items There are several […]
In Brightspace, you can create gradebook items through the Manage Grades area, or create grade items as you create activities such as Quizzes, Assignment Dropboxes, and Discussions. You can also create categories which help with the organization and calculation of your gradebook items. Gradebook Categories Use gradebook categories to group related grade items into sections. For example, you could […]