How to do pre-assessments

  1. Create a category that you will be using as your evaluation by going to tools then categories.

  2. Uncheck the box labeled "Include in final grade"
  3. Select Never beside Publish Assigment
  4. Define how many points you want (if this is a 1-100 scale or a 1-10, etc) in the points possible box.
    (You may also switch to % if you wish)
  5. Any assignments created in this category will be excluded from the final grade and will not be shown to parents/students.
  6. At this point you can use the standard reports to see the assignments in just this category.
Warning: Do not use this category in your final grade setups.