To add an existing pre-defined QuickMark comment select the blue feedback summary area and click on the tick box icon 'QuickMarks'. Alternatively select a location in the student assignment and select the tick box option.
By default QuickMarks default to 'commonly used' to choose another QuickMark set click on the drop down menu..
Move your cursor over the comments included in the set, the content of each comment will appear at the bottom of the page.
Click and drag a pre-defined comment to a location on the student paper.
Click away to ‘Save’
A bubble icon will appear in the student assessment document with the key words displayed as well as your initials.
Click on the comment to read. The content of the comment will appear as a pop-up, click away to close
To delete a QuickMark comment, click on the comment and select the trash icon.
To move a comment hover cursor over the comment and move to a new location.
NOTE: viewing QuickMarks from the blue feedback summary area allows you to preview comments before adding to the student assignment
How to add additional comments to a pre-defined QuickMark
QuickMark pre-defined comments cannot be edited, however additional comments can be added via the 'additional comments' option.
If a rubric is attached to your assignment you can also associate a comment with a rubric criterion by clicking on the 'Associate a criterion' dropdown menu.
Click on the bullet points located in the top right of the QuickMarks, by default this should appear in GradeMark as ‘commonly used’. To choose another set select one of the pre-defined QuickMark sets from the drop down menu.
Hover over the comments included in the set, the content of each comment will appear at the bottom of the page.
Click and drag a predefined comment to a location on the student paper
Click the edit option, a text box will appear. Add your own additional comments and click 'Save".
Note: if your text includes a website address, this will automatically become a link in the additional comments.