Learn@Illinois Moodle - Moving an Activity into a Gradebook Category Folder

A gradebook category refers to folders on the Gradebook setup page used to sort the gradebook such as "Homework", "Quizzes", etc. You can put an activity into a gradebook category (1) in "Edit settings" for the activity, (2) in Gradebook setup using the checkboxes, or (3) in Gradebook setup using the up-down arrows.

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In "Edit Settings" for the Activity

If you have already set up the gradebook categories, you can select the grade category from a drop-down menu within an activity's settings.

  1. In the upper right corner, click the Actions menu gear.
    Actions menu gear
  2. From the drop-down menu, select Edit settings.
    Activity edit settings
  3. Expand the "Grade" section and under "Grade category", select the category for the activity.
    Grade Category
  4. Click a Save button.
    Save buttons

In Gradebook Setup

There are two options for moving activities on the "Gradebook setup" page. You can either use the checkbox method or the blue up-down arrow icon.

Checkbox Method

The checkbox method is recommended for moving multiple activities into a new category.

  1. Using the method above, go to "Gradebook setup".
  2. Click the checkboxes to the far right of the activities you would like to move. 
    Check Box by quiz
  3. Scroll to the bottom of the page, and in the "Move selected items to" drop-down menu, select the category you would like the activities moved to.
    Move selected items
  4. The activities will now appear in the new category.

Up-down arrowUp-down Arrow Method

  1. Using the method above, go to "Gradebook setup".
  2. Click on the blue up-down arrow icon to the left of the activity/item that you want to move.
    Arrow by Grade Item
  3. Now click on the new location that you would like to move the quiz to.
    Move Selection
  4. The activities will now appear in the new category.

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Keywords:folders, grade, grading, categories, activities, move, moving, organizing, organize   Doc ID:78340
Owner:ATLAS-TLT .Group:University of Illinois Liberal Arts and Sciences
Created:2017-11-20 17:46 CDTUpdated:2019-09-13 09:11 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois Liberal Arts and Sciences
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