Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: Quiz: Manual Grading


Instructors must manually grade certain types of questions in a Quiz. For example, Moodle cannot grade an Essay question. Use the following steps to manually grade a question.

To Use Manual Grading for Quiz Questions:

1. Log in to Moodle.

2. Open up the quiz you would like to grade.

example of quiz in moodle 3

3. From the Quiz Administration block on the left-hand side of the screen, select Results.

Results option on the Quiz Administration block

4. Here you can click on the question that needs to be graded by clicking on 'Requires grading' for each student  OR  scroll down down to the bottom of the screen and click Manual Grading under the Results dropdown menu.

Manual grading options under the Results dropdown menu

5. On the Manual Grading window, you can grade one question for all students.

Manual Grading window

6. On this screen, you will see student responses. You can add a comment/feedback and score the response based on the number of points the question is worth. Save and continue grading.

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