Buzz: Questions & Answers

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Restoring a deleted Module
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  • Erica Haverland
I was trying to add to an activity, but I accidentally deleted the Module Activity in the process. How do I restore that module?
How do I set different due dates for different groups?
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  • Kathryn Robinson
I have both in-class and virtual learners. I have created two groups to divide my students into each category. My question is: How do I s...
AccessDeniedAccess denied - Can't figure out why.
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  • Carlos Kyle Gillespie
Have a student who in two of their classes is getting an error code for activities saying "AccessDeniedAccess denied". Gone through and n...
Assignments - "Launch in Google's edit mode" - Individual Copy for Students
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  • Colleen Schmidt
When I create an assignment from Google Docs and "Launch in Google's edit mode" will each of my students get a copy of the assignment? I...
Can I enable retries automatically on failing scores?
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  • Jenny Loomis
I would like the option to enable automatic retries on assignments that students get a failing grade on. Is there a way to do this, or do...
Students Disappearing from Grade Book
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  • Chelsie Whittaker
Why are my students disappearing from my grade book after they have completed the assigned work? I cannot find them anywhere and they are...
How do I select the same answer for different matching questions?
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  • Witold Ferens
I would like to set up matching questions that would have either the "yes or no" choice or some other 2-3 choices. How do I match them to...
Overall Grade Column Missing
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  • Cheree Childers
Hello, Received communication that the "Overall Grade" score column is missing from all classes for Teachers. When we go into the settin...
Help using variable feature in math assignments
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  • Christopher Antill
I'm a math teacher with a limited knowledge of code. I've been trying to figure out what the commands are (if any) so that I could use va...
Numbered lists in agenda not displaying properly
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  • Bruce Sharp
I want to use a numbered list in my agenda. For some reason the point size of the numbers doesn't change with the size of the text. I tri...
Expected time per lesson
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  • Darrin Brock
I'm new to buzz and sometime earlier in the week I was exploring buzz and found a page that had the expected amount of time required to c...
Sharing content
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  • Kim Hett
How do I share course content with other teachers?
Activities not showing up as completed for students
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  • Lainie Adams
In addition to the curriculum resources in Buzz, I have added some of my own activities into Buzz for my students to complete. However, ...
Retry on Test
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  • Beth Burson
I allowed a student to Retry a test. He did much worse on the retry than his first attempt. I would like for him to keep the score from t...
Teacher Training Set Up
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  • Darlene Reed
I am in the process of setting up a training for teachers to practice building their own learning activities in Buzz. For them to be abl...
Best format for Coordinate points for fill in the blank questions?
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  • Amy Rountree
Hi, I would like to have students fill in the blank for short answer questions that has the format of a coordinate point (x,y). You can c...
How do I take the higher grade on quiz attempts?
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  • Michele Schmidt-Moore
I allowed two attempts on a quiz. Some of my students scored higher on the first attempt than the second attempt. How do I tell Buzz to...
Hiding Graded Assignments
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  • Erin Rappold
Do you know if I hide an assignment I've already taken a grade on, will I lose those grades after hiding it?
How to toggle fullscreen in Buzz
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  • Michael Pillar
I don't seem to have a fullscreen button in my version of Buzz. On our school's provided Chromebook, when a lesson is selected, it opens ...
Allow retry in Buzz
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  • Kelly Moran
I had students poke around in the course and just submit activities. I am new to this and I hadn't hidden things yet. I watch a video abo...
Changing Thumbnails Globally
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  • Kristin Kotler
Is it possible to change thumbnails globally for certain assignment types? (i.e. test = pencil, discussion = people, etc)
Student Performance Reports
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  • Roger Bevels
I'm wondering why I don't get the option of running a report of students' performance in all courses. I am trying to run a report that sh...
Can you hide/delete certain pages of a module?
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  • Leslie Hoeckle
I see that you can hide certain modules, but what if I don't want students to complete a writing task (in the LA module)? Can I hide that...
Teacher
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  • Tracy D. Ball
When I sign in to the BUZZ app, it shows me as as student. I can not see grades and progress or make assignments. How do I change my acc...
Parent Observers
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  • CARRIE DAY
What is the most efficient way to add observers to a subdomain? We have 28 subdomains and we could add all parents' emails with the csv s...
Missing assignments
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  • David Slavin
Is there a report to view the missing/incomplete assignments for a student based upon the assignments with due dates set by me in the sc...
Changing grading in Buzz to 1-4
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  • Amber Sherrill
My school uses standards based grading so a scale of 1-4. I have created a point based grade scale, changed the way information is displa...
Announcements in the Future
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  • William Barnes
If you create an announcement to post in the future, as soon as you hit post, it disappears. How can you get it back to edit it before it...
Is there a way to re-use an assignment in another course?
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  • Jenny Loomis
I would like to use the same icebreaker activity in multiple courses. Is there a way to create it once and then copy it into other course...
Show best score instead of most recent score in gradebook.
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  • Jessica Siano
I am allowing my students 2 attempts on each assessment, but in the grade book it is showing me the most recent attempt instead of the be...