Rubrics are a way to set up custom or outcome-based assessment criteria for grading. Here are some helpful instructions for creating effective rubrics:
For help incorporating rubrics in your Canvas course, see these helpful Canvas Guides:
- Get the wording of your rubric perfected in a Word document first. Then, copy and paste the text into the Canvas rubric tool, line-by-line.
- The tiny view boxes in Canvas make typing and proofreading difficult, so get the wording correct first.
- Use this blank Rubric Design Outline.docx to design your text in a way that is easier to transfer.
- View this sample Discussion Rubric Examples.docx