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How do I associate an assignment with a grade item?

Grade items are the individual assignments, quizzes, performance measurements, etc. that are to be assessed. Brightspace does not automatically generate a grade item in the grade book for assessments upon creation.

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1) After the assignment has been created, scroll down to the Activity Details section. Then click Add a grade item.

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2) Enter the total possible points in the Out field.

Then click the + icon to create a grade item in the grade book.

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3) Complete the details for the graded item. Some of the details to complete include: Name, Maximum Points, and Visibility. Then click Create.

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4) Click Save.

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