2. Click to select the [Assessment] tab
3. Enter the maximum points a student can earn for this discussion topic.
(Optional: select an existing grade item or create a new one.)
(Optional: select an existing rubric or create a new one.)
(Optional: check box to assess each posting individually.)
4. [SAVE] changes to the Assessments tab.
5. Click to return to the [Forum & Topics List], then click [Assess Topic for ...] (yellow ruler icon) beside the topic to be assessed.
6. Click the [Assessments] tab
7. Click any student's name to see and assess all messages that person authored in the current topic
8. In the popup, you can read messages, enter the student's score, and leave feedback as desired. Then click [Save].