Grading a Short Writing Assignment from the Student's Gradebook

Use this page to learn how to grade a student's short writing assignment from their gradebook.

  1. Under the Students tab, type the student's name in the search bar.

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  2. Click the student's name once it appears below the search box.

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  3. The student's name will emerge to the left of the other tabs.

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  4. Under the student's name tab, click View Courses.
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  5. Select the radio button next to the course.
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  6. Click Score and Activity Review.
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  7. Activities that require grading will have a Yes. Click the row. CW-Grading-short_writing-dashboard-click_activity.png
  8. Click Short Writing.
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    To find out about all the actions an educator can take, click here.

  9. Click the attempt.
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  10. Read the student's response.
  11. Enter a score. 
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     Note

    The system reads the number placed in the score box as a percentage. If the student receives a 23/25 (92%), then put 92 in the box.

  12. Click Submit Score
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  13. To provide comments, write them in the Comments box. Click Update Comments.
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  14. Exit out of the window when finished.
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