Create an Assignment through a Content Block on a Page
Inside any page, chooseAdd Content Block, click theMessages & Activities tab, and choose Assignments.
This is will create an Assignment Block on your Page. You can use a single Assignment Block for multiple Assignments, or you can create a new Assignment Block for each. You can drag your Assignment Block anywhere you want on your Page. You can update and customize it at any point.
Give your Assignment Block a title. Choose whether to create a New Assignment or search your existing Assignments.
If you chose New Assignment, you will then be prompted to create the assignment that will be added to your Assignment Block. Add a title and any additional details and hit Save.
If you chose toSearch Existing Assignments, you can add one or more existing assignments to the single Assignment Block. Hit Next.
If you wish, add a Description to your Assignment block, or add additional assignments. Then, hit Save.
In both cases, once you Save, the assignments that you've chosen or created will appear in the Assignment Block on the page you have selected. You canCopythis Assignment Block and put it on more than one page inside your classes. Just click the gearin the top right of the existing Assignment Block you'd like to duplicate, and selectCopy.
From now on, when you create new assignments and you want them to appear in an Assignment Block, you can check theShow in Assignment Blockssetting, and then you can just select the content block(s) where you want the assignment to appear.
Create an Assignment in the Activities Menu
To create anAssignmentthrough the Assignments tab, click Activities and select Assignments. Then, select Add Assignment.
Add a title, attach Rubrics and add Details as applicable, select a due date, and choose which Display Options you'd like. Then, selectSave. That's it!
Create an Assignment through the Class Calendar
You can create Assignments right from your Class Calendar. Note that Assignments with associated due dates will automatically display on theCalendar, regardless of which method for creating an Assignment you choose to use.
To add an assignment from the Calendar area, navigate to theCalendarand select Add Assignment.
Add a Title, Due Date, and any other applicable details, then hitSave.
Your Assignmentwill appear on the class Calendar, alongside Events.
Create an Assignment through an Announcement Block on a Page
You can create Events and Assignments right from an Announcement Block on a Page. Note that following this workflow will create an Assignment from the Announcement Block, but not an Announcement.
From a Class Page, select Add Content Block.
Navigate to theMessages & Activitiestab and choose Announcements.
Then, give your block a title and choose a location on your Page.
From your new Announcement Block, you can begin typing your Announcement.
HitEnterto save your Announcement. From the popup, you can choose to create a stand-alone Announcement, or you can choose to turn your Announcement into an Assignmentby selecting Make this anAssignment.
This will change your options to those available when adding an Assignment. Add a Title, Due Date, and any other applicable details, then hitSave.