Course BannerO Using the E@T Banner CreatorO Follow this link: http://bit.ly/BannerBb 12FA BW101-001W Basket Weaving Instructor: Dr. Ima Wesome
Faculty InformationO Email firstname.lastname@example.orgO Work Phone 208-562-3377O Office Location Main Academic Building TBDO Office Hours I’m here 8:30am-5pm and I’m more than happy to work with your schedule.O Notes If you have a problem, feel free to call. If it isnt mine to fix, maybe I can help get you to the right place. And dont worry about whether or not I am busy. :)
Syllabus/Course ScheduleO Use the CWI template emailed to you this summer – please let me know if you need me to send it to you! O Don’t copy/paste from Word. O Do consider using a display tool like Box.comO Make your course schedule is accurate for due dates and when exams will be held. O It’s okay to say ‘things may change’
Merging Classes?O If you have 2 or more sections of the same class you can request that they be ‘merged’.O Send a Help Desk Ticket in with the course and sections you’d like to be merged.O Your merged course will appear usually with in 48 hours. Now you’ll only have to create 1 Blackboard shell!
Assignments/ContentO Click on your Assignment Button
10 Minute Play TimeO We’re going to build a content folder named ‘Testing 1-2-3’O Inside the folder create an ‘pretend’ assignment of ‘What was the highlight of your summer?’ O Add a point value O Assign a due dateO Create a Discussion Board activity where you ask your students if they have any fears/concerns about the course.
Creating a New TestO Pros: O You design your questions in a way that your students are mostly likely to understand. O Lots of different styles of questions O If you make it in Blackboard you’ve got a really good chance it will work!O Cons: O Can be time consuming O Can’t copy/paste from Microsoft Word O Can be difficult to create a large batch of questions to pull from
Building a Test – Play TimeO Step 1 – name the test and provide directions
Building a Test – Play Time O Adding Test Questions O Create the following questions: O 1 true/false O 1 multiple choice O 1 multiple answer O 1 essay O 1 fill in the blank
Deploying Your TestO Go back in your Assignment sectionO Go into your Testing 1-2-3 folderO Select the drop down ‘Create Assessment’ tabO Select your newly created test & click SubmitO Then do your details/due dates/point values etc.O Make it public (or set a delay for release)
Play TimeWe will spend a few minutesdeploying our ‘practice’ test in our sample folder.
Grade Center Setting up Grade Day to Day Uses Center Adding assignment Setting up grade columns categories Sending email Creating a weighted Entering student total scores Setting categories for Showing/Hiding manually entered columns assignments
!! Important Information !!In your Grade Center you MUST add a 0(zero) if students do not turn work in. Thedefault image (--) does not ‘equal’ a 0 score.The - - in the Grade Center nulls the gradewhich means:Someone who has not turned in workcan still pass your class. Start entering those 0’s (zeros)!
Open ForumO Questions?O Feedback Poll - http://bit.ly/CWITrainingSurvey