CKEditor formatting tools are available for students when answering a Constructed Response item in the Student Portal. For more information, please visit http://ckeditor.com/.
A Constructed Response item requires the student to type an answer in the text box. Below is an explanation of each formatting icon.
Enlarge Textbox Arrow
Enlarge textbox arrow: In the lower right hand corner, drag the arrow to enlarge the text box downward.
Expand to Full Size
Expand to full size: Click on this icon to expand the text to full page. Click again to go back to the original screen.
Bold (B), Italics (I), and Underline (U)
Bold (B), Italics (I), and Underline (U): Highlight text and click on the desired icon.
Strike-through: Highlight the desired text and click on this icon to strike through. To undo, highlight the text and click on the icon again.
Subscript and Superscript
Subscript and Superscript: Highlight the text you want to format and click on the desired icon.
Numbers or Bullets
Numbers or Bullets: Click on the desired function to add numbering or bullets. Unclick the icon to remove the formatting.
Equation Editor: Click on the editor icon to create an equation.
Insert a Table
Insert a Table: Click on the Table icon and complete the Table Properties set up. Click OK to insert. Use the Backspace key to delete the table.
Insert a Horizontal Line
Insert a Horizontal line: Click in the text to indicate where the line should be inserted, then click on the icon. Use the backspace key to remove the line.
Insert Special Character
Insert Special Character: Click on the Omega symbol to insert special characters. To insert, click on the character, then click Close.
To learn more about the Student Portal in SchoolCity, see the guides in SchoolCity, Student Portal.