After setting up Assignment Typesselect the Assignments tab on the left side of the page.
  1. Enter in an Assignment Title, as well as the Date Assigned and the Due Date.
  2. Select the Assignment Type under the Type drop-down menu.
  3. Select whether to grade the the assignment based on points, a strict letter grade, or a percentage by selecting the option at the bottom of the page.
  4. Click the folder to view Saved Template Collection.
  5. Other Options:
    1. Standards: Select which standard to associate with your assignments from the Standards drop-down menu. should your school follow a specific Standards program.
    2. Attachments: To insert files with this assignment that students can download via their Gradelink accounts, click on the Upload File button to select the files.
    3. Copy AssignmentThis option allows an assignment to be copied from one class to another.
    4. To save the assignment to the Assignments Collection, click in the box next to "Add as Template to Collection."

6. After entering the assignment info, click on the "Save & Go to Gradesheet" button to return to the grade sheet, or click on the "Save & Grade Now" button to enter grades for the Assignment, or click on the "Save & Enter Another" button to save the current assignment and enter another.