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Setting grade item and grade book category display options

  1. On the Enter Grades page, click Edit from the context menu for the grade item or category you want to edit.
  2. In the Properties tab, expand the Display Options section.
  3. If you want to show the class average for the category or item in users’ view of the grade book, select Display class average to users.
  4. If you want to display a graph showing how grades were distributed between different percentiles in users’ view of the grade book, select Display grade distribution to users.
  5. If you want to display different options for an item than what is specified on the Grades Settings pages, select Override display options for this item. This option only affects your view of the grade book; it does not affect what other users see. Click the check boxes beside the following options to select or unselect them:
    • Points grade Displays the users’ grade in points next to the total points available. E.g., 6/10.
    • Weighted grade Displays the users’ grade as the weight achieved towards the final grade. E.g., 3/5 (for a user who scored 60% on a grade item worth 50% of a category worth 10% of the final grade).
    • Grade scheme symbol Displays the symbol for the grade scheme level achieved by the user, if applicable. E.g., "A" or "Very Good".
    • Grade scheme color Displays the color associated with the grade scheme level achieved by the user, if applicable. E.g., .
  6. Click Save and Close.

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