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Fast FAQ: Submitting Mid-term Progress or Final Grades [Moodle version 2.9]

July 20, 2015 - [Faculty Fast FAQ] Here is a quick video on the Moodle 2.9 process of submitting mid-term progress or final grades! Fast FAQ Video Transcript (Microsoft Word format): Submitting Mid-term Progress or Final Grades Same Topic with Screenshots and Written Text English CC Available on Video <– Click on this icon in the bottom right corner of the player when the video is playing to make the video full screen. Continue reading
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How do I remove an override in my gradebook? [Moodle version 3.2]

March 13, 2015 - Moodle allows you to manually override an individual grade item, a grade category total, or even your course’s total. Once an item has been overridden, the content is static, as in the number will not change. So if you override a category or course total, any changes, additions, or subtractions will no longer be reflected in that grade. You can tell when an item has been overridden in the gradebook by the shaded, tan-colored background that appears. You can remove an override in your gradebook by following the steps below. Note: you can click on any image to view a … Continue reading
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Why aren’t my category totals displaying on the Grader Report? [Moodle version 3.2]

December 3, 2014 - The ‘Grader Report’ is the spreadsheet-like view with all the students listed down the left side of the screen, and all the graded activities listed across the top. There are actually three possible views that you can choose for the ‘Grader Report’ in the gradebook in Moodle. ‘Full view’ – everything in the gradebook is displayed. ‘Aggregates only’ – only the course/category total is displayed, no individual grade items in the course/category are displayed. ‘Grades only’ – only the grade items are displayed, no course or category totals. NOTE: You can also apply these views to categories within the gradebook. … Continue reading
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How do I enter grades and feedback for a manual grade item? [Moodle version 3.2]

September 26, 2014 - As an instructor, you can create manual grade items that exist only in your Moodle gradebook. (The FAQ on creating this items can be found here: “How do I create a manual or off-line gradebook item?”) Once you have created the item, here are the instructions on how to enter grades and feedback for that manual grade item. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version of the image. From the main page of your course, look in your left column (with the purple background). If you do not see your left column, click on the menu … Continue reading
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How do I create a manual or off-line gradebook item? [Moodle version 3.2]

September 26, 2014 - Sometimes you will have activities that do not have a Moodle component, like an in-class quiz or an extra-credit visit to a museum. In these cases, what you might want to do is create a manual or off-line gradebook item that only appears in the Moodle gradebook (not on the main page of the course as an activity or resource). Here are the steps for creating a manual grade item in your Moodle gradebook. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version of the image. Login to Moodle and click on the course, to which you … Continue reading
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How do I view my grade for an assignment I submitted through Moodle? [Moodle version 3.2]

March 10, 2014 - You can view the grade and feedback for a specific upload assignment activity through that actual assignment, as well as through the gradebook. To view your grade and feedback for assignment where you uploaded your file or files, follow the steps below. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version of the image. Login to Moodle. Click on your course in your “My Courses” block. Locate the assignment on the main page of the course. Click on the name of the assignment. On the assignment page, scroll down beneath the instructions/description for the assignment. The first … Continue reading
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How do I view my grades throughout the course? [Moodle version 3.2]

September 4, 2013 - Your instructor may assign homework activities, quizzes, online discussions, or various other graded assignments through Moodle. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version of the image. If your instructor is maintaining the Moodle gradebook, you can view your progress, grades, and feedback for all your assignments in the course this way: Login to Moodle. Click on your course in your “My Courses” block. Make sure your left navigation column is expanded (the column with the purple background). Note: if you do not see a left navigation column, click on the small ‘hamburger’ icon (the one … Continue reading
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How do I give my students a grade that has partial points like 4.5 out of 5? [Moodle version 2.9]

August 15, 2013 - If you grade your students in an activity’s grading screen, you can only provide grades in whole numbers. If the assignment is worth 5 points, you can only award 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5. You may find yourself wanting to provide partial points/credit, for instance 4.5 out of 5 for an assignment. To give your students a grade that includes partial points, you must manually enter the grade in the gradebook. Once you have entered a grade in the gradebook manually, you have to continue to update it manually in the gradebook. The gradebook overwrites/supersedes the assignment interface. If … Continue reading
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How do I view my final grade or midterm progress grade for a course? [Moodle version 3.2]

December 17, 2012 - Final grades and midterm progress grades can be found in Self-Service, not in Moodle. These grades are the letter grades submitted to Enrollment Services and the final letter grades listed on your transcript. To view your final grade or midterm progress grade for a course, follow the steps below. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version of the image. Login to Self-Service. Self-Service is the shopping cart icon at the top of the main Trinity webpages: You can also reach Self-Service directly at http://selfservice.trinitydc.edu/. Once on the Self-Service main page, login using your normal Trinity … Continue reading
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How do I change the grade or feedback for a manually entered grade? [Moodle version 3.2]

October 17, 2012 - You can adjust the grade and feedback for both manually created, ‘off-line’ grade items, as well as overridden activity grades from the ‘Grader report’ page. Once you have entered a grade in the gradebook manually for an activity created on the main page of your course, you have to continue to update it manually in the gradebook (or remove the override). The gradebook overwrites/supersedes the activity interface. To update both the grade and grade feedback for an off-line grade item or an overridden activity, follow the steps below. Note: you can click on any image to view a larger version … Continue reading
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For more information, contact Moodle Support, MoodleSupport@trinitydc.edu.