ODE Help Desk

Grading with Rubrics

Before you can begin grading with a rubric, it must be associated with an assignment. Gradable rubrics can be associated with:

Grading with a Rubric

  1. Access the attempt to be graded through the Grade Center or the Needs Grading page.
  2. Click the small arrow at the bottom of the Attempt section.
  3. In the expanded menu, click on the name of the rubric to grade in the same window. Click the button to the right to open the rubric in Grid View.
    • In Grid View, click a cell to apply that point value to the grade. If a rubric with point ranges has been used, select the desired value from the drop-down list. To change the selection, click another cell in the same row. Optionally, type Feedback to the student in the text box that appears when a cell is selected.
    • In List View, select a radio button for each criterion to apply that point value to the grade. Optionally, select the boxes to Show Descriptions for criteria and to Show Feedback text boxes.
  4. A running Raw Total score will be displayed as point selections are made. Optionally, type a score in the Change the number of points box to override the selected score, and type overall Feedback to the student using the full features of the included text editor.
    • Note. The Raw Total displays the score rounded to two decimal places.
  5. When grading is complete, click Save to save the score and feedback and return to the attempt, or click Exit to leave the rubric without saving any selections. Click Save and Next to use another associated rubric for evaluation.
    • Note. For students to be able to see the graded rubric when you are finished, you must make that available in the Assignment options page. In the Grading options under Rubric, you must change “Show Rubric to Students” from “No” to “Yes (With Rubric Scores)”. See below: