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How to Grade Long Answer/Written Response Questions in Quizzes

To grade long answer/written response questions in a D2L quiz complete the following steps.

  1. From the Quizzes tool locate the quiz that contains the long questions questions that need assessed>Click the action triangle to the right of the title>Choose Grade
  2. Next, click the Attempt X link to review the student's quiz submission
  3. Scroll down the page to locate the long answer questions in the quiz>Evaluate the student's response, enter the student's points in the Score box>leave feedback in the Feedback window by clicking Expand question feedback, complete this process for all long answer questions
  4. When finished scoring all long answer questions>Click Save and Close
    Brightspace Quizzes Long Answer example
  5. Last, you will need to publish the quiz grade. From the Grade Quiz window, Click the Published checkbox in the Publish column to the right of the student's name. Complete this for all of the students who have graded attempts.
    D2L Quiz Publish checkbox
  6. Click Save and Close for the quiz grades to be recorded in the grade item.

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