Adding a Content Item in Lessons to The Gradebook

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    If you have a Content Item in Lessons (i.e. DropBox) that you want associated with the Gradebook, you must link the Item to the Gradebook through the Assignment Tab under settings.

  1. Click the course you want to add a gradebook item to from the ANGEL Homepage.

  2. Once inside the course, click the Lessons tab located at the top of the page.

  3. Go to the Content Item that you wish to add to the Gradebook and click settings.

    Click Settings

  4. Click on the Assignment tab.

    Click the Assignment Tab

  5. Under Gradebook Settings, create a New Assignment by clicking the field to the right of Assignment and choosing New Assignment.

    Create a New Assignment

  6. If you don't already have a Category to associate the new Assignment with, create a new one. Create a Category by clicking on the Other button next to the Category field. A new window will pop up similar to the one below. Name your new Category and click Add to add the Category. Note: The word "Overall" will be appended to the Category name.

    Create a Category
    Set Points Possible and Calculation Type

  7. Enter the number of Points Possible for this Assignment.

  8. Choose the Calculation Type.
    *Note: Choose a type other than "Manual". You can choose from:
    • First Submission: The grade achieved on the first submission is used
    • Average Score: Grade is based on average score from all submissions
    • Maximum Score: Grade is based on maximum score from all submissions
    • Last Submission: Grade is based upon the user's last submission
    • Manual: The grade is manually entered in the gradebook (or via Grading utility for Discussions) (avoid this)

  9. Click Save to complete the process.

  10. The Content Item is now linked to the Gradebook and is associated with the Category Assignments Overall.


For further assistance with ANGEL, please contact Brian Snapp or Aileen McHale to schedule an appointment for one-on-one assistance.

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