There are various ways you can choose to mark student assignment submissions, these include

Adding your grades manually into Gradebook

There are two ways of accessing the Gradebook within LEO. You can navigate to the Administration block and then click on 'Grades'.

Grades option in Administration menu

Alternatively from the Assignment 'Grading summary', click on 'View all submissions':

Grading summary

Then choose 'View Gradebook' from the 'Grading Action' dropdown box:

View Gradebook

You are now in the 'Grader report':

  1. Locate the column for your Assignment activity from within the Grader report.Click on the pencil icon to the right of the Assignment title at the top of the column. This will take you to the 'grader single view' of the Grader report for your Assignment activity.
  2. From here you are able to edit or update the grades for your Assignment activity. Enter all of the Grades into the appropriate column. You can also enter additional (short) feedback into the 'Feedback' column:
    a screenshot of the single view in the gradebook for an assignment activity
  3. When you have entered all of the marks into the Grade column click 'Save'. In the next window click 'Continue'.

Your students are now able to access both their grades, and their feedback files, by clicking on the Assignment activity from within your LEO unit.

NOTE: to mark individual student submissions, click on the 'Grade' button and use the next or previous arrows or the 'change user' dropdown menu to locate and mark another student.

You are able to upload a lot of the same grade into the Gradebook, in an action that is known as a 'Bulk insert'. You are able to insert the same grade to all students, or to upload one grade to all of the rows in the column that don't have a grade already entered. This is useful for if you want to award a zero grade to all of the non-submissions.

To perform a bulk insert of grades for an Assignment activity you need to:

  1. Locate the column for your Assignment activity from within the Grader report.
  2. Click on the pencil icon to the right of the Assignment title at the top of the column. This will take you to the 'single view' of the Grader page of the Assignment activity.
  3. Scroll down to the bottom of the page, below the grader report. Put a check in the 'Perform bulk insert' checkbox.
  4. Make your selection from the dropdown menu next to 'For'. Your options are for 'All grades' or for 'empty grades'.
  5. Insert a number into the 'Insert value' field. The bulk insert option in the grader report
  6. Click 'Save', then in the next window click 'Continue'.

The column representing this activity in your Gradebook has been updated with your newly inserted grades.

Page last updated on 23/01/2020

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