Curious about how Brock University's Sakai-Based LMS was named Isaak?. Find out more here

How do I add a question to a Lessons page

From Information about Isaak, Brock University's Sakai-Based LMS

Jump to: navigation, search

Go to Lessons.

Click on the Lessons Page Title (e.g. Unit #1) in the Tool Menu to display the page.

Note: The default or blank Lessons page contains text and images that explain the basic functionality of the Lessons tool.

To add a multiple choice question:

Click Add Content, then Add Question.

Image:Click Add Content, then Add Question.png

From the Add Content drop-down menu, select Add Question.

Select Multiple Choice.

Image:Select Multiple Choice.png

Add the question text and any additional settings as needed.

Image:Add the question text and any additional settings as needed.png

1. Enter the question text.

2. Enter the possible answer choices.

3. Place a checkmark to the left of the correct answer. (If this is a Multiple Choice poll with no correct answer, you may leave the correct answer check boxes blank.)

4. Click Add New Answer to add additional Multiple Choice answers if needed. (Optional)

5. Check the box for Show student a graph of how others responded after they answer the question if you want the question/poll results to be displayed. (Optional)

6. Check the box next to Grade this Question if you want the question to be automatically graded and recorded in the Gradebook tool. Also, enter a gradebook item title and point value in the boxes provided. (Optional)

7. Add feedback for correct and/or incorrect student answers if desired. (Optional)

8. Check the box next to Require this item if you want to require students to complete the item before they can move on to subsequent Lessons pages or items. (Optional)

9. Click Save to save your question and return to the Lessons page.

View question on the page.

Image:View question on the page. Zoom.png

To make changes to the question, click Edit. (Optional)

Image:To make changes to the question, click Edit. (Optional) Zoom.png

To see student responses, click Show Grading Panel.

Image:To see student responses, click Show Grading Panel. Zoom.png

To add a short answer question:

Click Add Content, then Add Question.

Image:Click Add Content, then Add Question.png

From the Add Content drop-down menu, select Add Question.

Select Short Answer.

Image:Select Short Answer.png

Add the question text and any additional settings as needed.

Image:Add the question text and any additional settings as needed.png

1. Enter the question text.

2. Enter the possible answer choices. All of the answers you list will be correct answers. (If this is a Short Answer poll with no correct answer, you may leave the answer boxes blank.)

3. Click Add New Answer to add additional Multiple Choice answers if needed. (Optional)

4. Check the box next to Grade this Question if you want the question to be automatically graded and recorded in the Gradebook tool. Also, enter a gradebook item title and point value in the boxes provided. (Optional)

5. Add feedback for correct and/or incorrect student answers if desired. (Optional)

6. Check the box next to Require this item if you want to require students to complete the item before they can move on to subsequent Lessons pages or items. (Optional)

7. Click Save to save your question and return to the Lessons page.

View question on the page.

Image:View question on the page. Zoom.png

To make changes to the question, click Edit. (Optional)

Image:To make changes to the question, click Edit. (Optional) Zoom.png

To see student responses, click Show Grading Panel.

Image:To see student responses, click Show Grading Panel.png

This will display the student grades and responses.


Common Questions about Adding Content to Lessons:

Other articles about Isaak/Sakai's tools and how instructors can use them:

Core Tools:   Image:Flag blue.png Announcements | Image:Page edit.png Assignments | Image:Lessons-icon.png Lessons | Image:Comments.png Forums | Image:Report.png Gradebook | Image:Folder.png Resources | Image:Calendar.png Schedule | Image:Pencil.png Tests and Quizzes

More Tools:   Image:User comment.png Chat Room | Image:Folder page.png Drop Box | Image:House.png Home | Image:Comment.png Messages | Image:Chart bar.png Statistics | Image:Page world.png Web Content


Related articles:   How to add tools to your course | Using the Text Editor | Manage Groups | Permissions and roles | Contact the CPI for help


This article is based on the equivalent Sakai project help article.

https://sakai.screenstepslive.com/s/sakai_help/m/13990/l/169374-how-do-i-add-a-question-to-a-lessons-page

Sakai Documentation is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License and is deemed to be compatible with this site's Project:Copyrights which are under the Creative Commons 2.5 Licence.


You can view the original Sakai help documentation, unedited, at http://sakai.screenstepslive.com/.

Personal tools
  • Log in / create account
Bookmark and Share