This lesson contains a back to school checklist for teachers using Classroom. In order to use Classroom for a new school term the following steps are required (linked below).
Where to Start
You can view your class list by clicking on View My Classes icon on your Classroom dashboard or select View My Classes under the Home tab. The student list can be viewed by clicking on the course code.
Set up your categories and Marking Periods for your classes. Please note, if the categories are greyed-out, your administrative team may have set a school wide grading policy.
In order to activate your gradebook you must first create an assignment
You can grade an assignment using three different views; Show Assignments, Gradebook, and Take Attendance
Choose how grade data will be displayed on PupilPath
Rename your courses or group courses
Use this feature to decide which scale of marks to use in the gradebook. Fully customizable scales available.
Set grading icons with a mark to use for grading assignments
Please note, for returning schools the steps listed can be transferred from a prior term. See the guide Transfer School Settings from Prior Term for more information.
To see all of the other features available in Classroom, see the lessons in the chapter Classroom, Classroom Teacher.