How do I enter and edit grades in SpeedGrader?
In SpeedGrader, you can enter grades for student submissions. Grades are automatically displayed in the Gradebook.
Note: When using differentiated assignments, the assignment only displays students in the student list who are part of the assignment or section.
Open SpeedGrader from any assignment, graded discussion, or quiz.
Open Student Submission
Use the student list to locate a student submission.
To submit a grade for the student's assignment, enter the grade in the Grade field .
If a rubric is attached to the assignment, you can view the rubric by clicking the View Rubric button . If your rubric is set up for grading, the Grade field will automatically populate with the rubric grade results.
Excessive Points Alert
If an excessive amount of points is added to a student's grade, Canvas will generate an alert notifying that the student was awarded an unusually high grade. You can either keep or correct the point value.
Excessive points can occur in the following situations:
- The amount entered is 50% above the total points possible
- An extra digit is entered (e.g. 500 instead of 50)
- Negative points are entered
To edit an existing score, click the grade field and enter the new grade.
To manually delete a grade, click the grade field and click the delete key.
View Deleted Grade
View the deleted grade and the ungraded submission.