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How do I allow comments to be posted on a Lessons page?

Go to the Lessons page.

Go to the Lessons page.

Click on the Lessons Page Title (e.g. Unit #1
 in the Tool Menu to display the page.

Click Add Content / Add Comment Tool.

Click Add Content / Add Comment Tool.

This automatically adds the Comments function to the Lessons page.

Click Edit. (Optional)

Click Edit. (Optional)

This displays the Edit Comments Section dialogue box.

Edit the comments tool properties as needed.

Edit the comments tool properties as needed.
  1. To make comments anonymous, check the box nest to Keep Comments Anonymous.
  2. Check the box next to Create Gradebook Entries, if you would like to grade the comments, and enter a maximum point value.
  3. If students are required to add comments before moving on to a different Lessons item, check the box next to Require This Item.

Note: Students CAN read other students' comments.

Click Update Item.

Click Update Item.

This will return the display to the Lessons Page with the Add Comments button.

Example of student comments from an instructor's view.

Note: Students have 30 minuets to edit or delete their comments. Instructors can edit or delete a student comment at any time.