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Grading a Quiz with SpeedGrader

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Using SpeedGrader to evaluate and grade quizzes that have essay and short answer questions.

Comparing Instructor & Student Gradebook Views

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This page provides views of the Gradebook for Instructors, and also shows what students see in their view of Grades.  Note that the student view is different, and it is helpful to remind them where to find the feedback you provide in SpeedGrader as well as the annotations made on their submissions…

Grading a Discussion with SpeedGrader

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When you make your discussion graded you will be able to view each student's response and their replies to their classmates in the SpeedGrader interface. You will also be able to grade their post and comments within SpeedGrader.

Gradebook Filtering and Navigation

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The Canvas gradebook provides filtering tools to help you navigate your assignments, your students, and their progress through your class.

Using the Assignment Page to Apply Rules and Grade Weighting

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All graded work including graded Discussions, graded Quizzes and Assignments will be on the Assignment Page (Index). If your grading scheme is based on points (not percentage) and unweighted, all of these items can be in one group. If you would like to organize your assignments by type, apply a…

Quizzes FAQs

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The following are some of the questions we frequently get asked about the Quiz feature in Canvas. For a full list of FAQs from Canvas, check out these Canvas Guides from Instructure: Quizzes How can I add an extra credit question to a quiz or exam? You can create a question(s) and set the point…

Rubric FAQs

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The following are some of the questions we frequently get asked about rubrics. For a full list of FAQs from Canvas, check out these Canvas Guides from Instructure: Rubrics Could a rubric be used side by side with SpeedGrader?   Yes, you can use a rubric with SpeedGrader. When you set up your…

Pages FAQs

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The following are some of the questions we frequently get asked about Pages Inbox. For a full list of FAQs from Canvas, check out these Canvas Guides from Instructure: Pages How do I set a Front Page? The Course Home Page is the first view your students will see when they enter your course. For…

Modules FAQs

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The following are some of the questions we frequently get asked about Modules in Canvas. For a full list of FAQs from Canvas, check out these Canvas Guides from Instructure: Modules. What are Modules and why should I use them? Modules are a system of "containers" in Canvas that allow you to…

Group FAQs

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The following are some of the questions we frequently get asked about Groups in Canvas. For a full list of FAQs from Canvas, check out these Canvas Guides from Instructure: Groups How do I add a Group set? In the Course Navigation Menu, click the People link. Click the Add Group Set button. …