Clickable Grading Rubric

Welcome! In this tutorial you will learn how to use the clickable grading rubric that is included in the English 150/250 template. The rubric is a shortened version of the standard rubric provided by ISUComm Foundation courses. All of the scores are included and automatically calculates grades and enters them into the gradebook, saving you […]

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Creating an Advanced Forum

Welcome! In this tutorial you will learn how to create and use advanced forums (i.e., discussion boards) on your Moodle course site. However, before you begin, you might want to consider the differences between forums and advanced forums. Basically, advanced forums can do everything that forums can do plus more. Here are some of the […]

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Extra Credit in Gradebook

Welcome! In this tutorial you will read about incorporating extra credit into your Moodle gradebook. In some cases you may want to give your students the option to earn extra points via an extra credit assignment. An example of how to do this is given below. Set up When you set up of your gradebook, you […]

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Overriding Grades in Gradebook

Welcome! In this tutorial, you will learn how to override grades in Moodle.   1) Go to “Grades” in the “Administration” block   2) Go to “View” in the “Grader report” and then click “Turn editing on”   3) Fields in the “Grader report” will now be open to override. You can override grades directly here. […]

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How to provide comments (feedback) in the Assignment activity

Welcome! In this tutorial, you will learn how to provide comments (feedback) on students’ assignments. After you create an assignment, your students may upload files to the assignment activity. There are two simple ways for instructors to share their comments (feedback). Option 1. Write down comments in the comment box. Option 2: Upload a file with […]

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