Trunk User GuideTrunk User Guide Gradebook2How do I connect the the Gradebook2 tool to the Test & Quizzes tool?

How do I connect the the Gradebook2 tool to the Test & Quizzes tool?

The Gradebook2 tool can be connected to the Test and Quizzes tool so that grades scored in the Test & Quizzes tool are displayed in the Gradebook2 tool.

Note; If you connect a Test / Quiz to the Gradebook2 tool, you cannot add (or edit) the student's grade in the Gradebook spreadsheet column.  All grades come from Test & Quizzes tool.  Grades can be adjusted in the Test & Quizzes tool under Published Copies / Select Actions / Scores.

Go to the Test and Quizzes tool.

Go to the Test and Quizzes tool.

Under the Working Copies tab, for the selected assessment, click Select Action, then select "Settings".

Under the Working Copies tab, for the selected assessment, click Select Action, then select "Settings".

Under "Grading", select "Grades sent to Gradebook".

Under "Grading", select "Grades sent to Gradebook".

Note; If you connect a Test / Quiz to the Gradebook2 tool, you cannot add (or edit) the student's grade in the Gradebook spreadsheet column.  All grades come from Test & Quizzes tool.  Grades can be adjusted in the Test & Quizzes tool under Published Copies / Select Actions / Scores.

Click Save Settings.

Click Save Settings.

Under the Working Copies tab, for the selected Assessment, click Select Action then click "Publish".

Under the Working Copies tab, for the selected Assessment, click Select Action then click "Publish".

Click Publish.

Click Publish.

This places a copy of the assessment under the Published Assessments tab.

Go to Gradebook2

Go to Gradebook2

Notice the listing for the Test and Quizzes assessment.

Notice the listing for the Test and Quizzes assessment.

By default, the assessment item is placed in an "unassigned" category (if you are using categories) and it is displayed in Blue, which means that the grades can be see in the gradebook as soon as they submit the quiz.

Right-click the name of the grade item and select "Edit this grade item".

Right-click the name of the grade item and select "Edit this grade item".

This displays the Edit Item panel on the right.

Change the Category to the Selected Category, then click Save Close.

Change the Category to the Selected Category, then click Save Close.

Note: as an alternative, you can drag and drop the grade item into the proper category, however, this does not work well with some browsers.

Example:

Example: