Schoology Refresher: Rubrics, Assignments, and Discussions

EQ: How can my students benefit from the use of online Schoology rubrics, assignments, and discussions?

Agenda

1. Participants will practice creating rubrics, assignments, and discussions for use in their Schoology courses.
2. Participants will discuss best practices for including these components with their students.
3. Participants will create one or more of these components within the Schoology Resources for use in specific subject or content areas.
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Rubrics


3 ways to create a rubric
Gradebook: Grade Setup

Add Rubrics, Copy to Courses, or Save to Resources
CK Rubric Example.png

Assignment

Rubric "attached" to assignment
Good when rubric is specific to a particular assignment
Assignment Rubric.png
Resources

Best way to create general rubrics
for use in multiple assignments or
discussions and/or for sharing rubrics
PN Rubric Example.png

Two types of criteria
  1. Custom
  2. Aligned to learning objectives/common core

Grading Groups




Schoology Help - Rubrics -
https://support.schoology.com/hc/en-us/articles/201001513-How-do-I-use-Rubrics-

Setting up Grading Categories
http://youtu.be/GXY8Je8eh5c

Assignments

2 Ways to create

Course Materials

Set up all info (due date, grading, etc)
Stays in the course unless copied to
Resources
Screen Shot 2015-08-24 at 9.23.45 PM.png
Resources

Build Template (no due date, category, or
Learning Objectives

Share with others
Screen Shot 2015-08-24 at 9.25.28 PM.png




Grading Assignments




Discussions

2 Ways to create

Course Materials

Set up all info (due date, grading, etc)
Stays in the course unless copied to
Resources
Screen Shot 2015-08-24 at 9.29.05 PM.png
Resources

Build Template (no due date, category, or
Learning Objectives

Share with others
Screen Shot 2015-08-24 at 9.29.44 PM.png
Sharing Discussions Across Courses
3 Must-know Discussion Tips
Discussion Quick Reference Card
Graded Discussions -
https://support.schoology.com/hc/en-us/articles/201001773-How-do-I-use-graded-discussions-