Retrieving an Archived Rubric

From the Assessments menu, select Rubrics. Select Show Search Options. Search for archived rubrics using the archived search option. From the Rubric Statuses section, select the Archived Checkbox. NOTE: To view only archived rubrics, deselect the Draft and Published checkboxes. Select the Magnifying Glass. From the Rubric List, locate the archived rubric. NOTE: Minimize the […]

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Creating Rubrics

From the Assessments drop-down menu on the Navigation Bar, select Rubrics. Select New Rubric. Enter a Rubric Name. Select the Rubric Status. NOTE: While Instructors can set the status of a rubric during creation, it is recommended that the status of a rubric be set to draft until it is ready for use. From the […]

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Changing Rubric Status

From the Assessments menu, select Rubrics. Select the drop-down menu for the rubric. Hover the mouse over Set Status, then select Draft, Published, or Archived. Draft will not allow the rubric to be associated with an assessment item. Published will allow the rubric to be associated with an assessment item. Archived will remove the rubric […]

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Defining Rubric Levels

Rubric Levels: The levels of accomplishment of the rubric rating scale. Recommended to have 3-5 levels, and always arrange highest to lowest. Instructors may keep the default language (Level 4 – Level 1) or they may personalize the level rating scale. For example, rubric levels could be broken down into categories such as: Excellent, Good, […]

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Defining Rubric Criteria

Rubric Criteria are the assignment components or characteristics that student work should exhibit in the final product or performance (i.e. Overall Content, Organization, Writing Mechanics, Writing Organization, Presentation, etc.). Every graded component should be included/represented in the rubric criteria. Criteria Descriptions are the specific descriptions for each rubric criterion, at each level of accomplishment. Descriptions […]

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Grading Assignment Submissions Using Rubrics

Navigate to the Grade Book. From the Manage Grades tab, select the drop-down menu for the appropriate Assignment Folder. Select Enter Grades. Select the Submission icon. Select the file link(s) to view the submission. Under the Evaluation section, select the Title of the Rubric. Select the appropriate Radio Button for the level of achievement earned […]

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Associating Rubrics

NOTE: To edit a rubric, all associations must be removed. After edits are completed, the rubric can be re-associated with the appropriate assessment item. Navigate to the Quiz, Discussion Topic, or Assignment Folder you wish to associate a rubric. Select the drop-down menu next to the Quiz, Discussion Topic, or Assignment Folder. Select Edit. Under […]

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