Running totals

There are a couple different ways of getting a students running grade total. Changing the aggregation type, hiding, or setting up categories and moving grade items.

Option #1 Changing Aggregation

Step #1 Go to the gradebook, Course administration then click on Grades.

Click on grades from course adiminstration

Step #2 From the Grades report view click on the Categories and items tab

Click on Categories and items

Step #3 Change the Aggregation from “Sum of grades” to Simple weighted Mean of Grades then you will need to click on the Update icon (wrench)

Change the aggregation to Simple Weighted Mean of Grades

You might have to Show advanced

aggregate only non empty grades is checked

Change the course total to 100.00 (This way you are saying the course is worth 100%)

Change total to 100

Save Changes when finished

Step #5 Go to Settings from the Grader Report View ( 5 tabs to the right of Categories and items)

Grade settings

Step #6 Scroll down to User report and using the drop down menu for Hide totals if they contain hidden items and change to “Show totals excluding hidden items” and Save Changes when finished.

Exclude hidden items

Option #2 Hiding (This is a manual process)

Step #1 Go to the gradebook, Course administration then click on Grades.

Click on grades from course adiminstration

Step #2 From the Grades report view click on the Categories and items tab

Click on Categories and items

Step #3 Clicking the hide icon "Eyeball" for all things that do not have a grade associated with them yet. (You will have to manually change when you want the student see the grade)

Hidden

Step #4 Go to Settings from the Grader Report View ( 5 tabs to the right of Categories and items)

Grade settings

Step #5 Scroll down to User report and using the drop down menu for Hide totals if they contain hidden items and change to “Show totals excluding hidden items” and Save Changes when finished.

Exclude hidden items

 

 

 

 

To check a students view, click on the View tab in the Grades and then either select User Report or you may click the green icon next to the students name.

User report

OR

Student user report

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