- Access the course containing the gradebook.In the
- Administration block click the "Gradebook setup" Locate the green gear icon on the upper right hand side of the page. Click on the drop-down menu and click the Gradebook Setup link.
- At the bottom of the Gradebook setup page click the "Add grade item" button
- In the "Item name" field enter the name of the assignment
- In the "Maximum grade" field enter the value of the assignment in points.
- In the "Grade category" drop-down menu choose the category the assignment is associated with.
- If you are not using categories you can skip this step.
- Press the "Save changes" button.