Assigning Grades for Discussion Board Forums

  1. Click the forum’s Action Link to access the contextual menu.
  2. Select Grade.
  3. On the Grade Forum Users page, press the Grade button on the same row as the student you wish to grade.
  4. This will bring up a list of the individuals posts.
  5. Once you have graded the assignment you can add the grade to Blackboard by clicking the Edit Grade button under the heading Forum Grade.
  6. Insert the grade and press Save Grade.
  7. Click OK at the bottom of the page to return to the Grade Forum Users page. The new grade appears in the Grade column.

The grade is added to both the Grade Center and the Discussion Board in the Grade column.