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Provide Feedback on a Student Assignment

Provide Feedback on a Student Assignment

There are two methods for providing feedback to a student on an assignment:

• If the student submitted the document online, you may provide feedback inside the assignment (inside the student's document)
• You may send also send notes to the student attached to the assignment grading page.

All grading is performed inside the Gradebook.

Method 1: Provide Feedback Inside the Assignment

To open the Gradebook for the course, click the Gradebook link at the top of the screen and then select the course.

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From the Gradebook, click the document icon in the grid for the student and the assignment. The Individual Student Grading Page for the assignment displays. The grading page displays any notes from the students when they submitted the assignment and contains a link to the assignment.

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Click the assignment link, and the student’s assignment will open for you to review. Type comments directly into the document, and save the student's document with your comments to your hard drive. Close the document.

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Click the Teacher Document button, and then click Browse... and select the student's document that contains your comments. Click Open. The document is attached to the grading page and will be available to the student when the grades for the assignment are returned.

Continue the grading process as described in the related topic: Grade an Assignment Submitted Online.

Method 2: Send Notes with the Assignment

Open the student assignment grading page as directed in steps 1 and 2, and review the document as directed in step 3. Click the Add Notes button.

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Type notes into the Notes box. These notes will be available to the student when the grades for the assignment are returned. Continue the grading process as described in the related topic: Grade an Assignment Submitted Online.