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Add topics to the Classwork page

This article is for teachers.

You can group assignments, quiz assignments, questions, and class materials under topics. If you don’t assign a topic, the post shows at the top of the Classwork page. You can reorder the posts under a topic and rearrange topics to follow your curriculum. Students only see topics that have published posts.

Create a topic

  1. Tap Classroom ""and thenthe class.
  2. Tap Classwork ""
  3. Tap Add ""and thenTopic.
  4. Enter the topic nameand thentap Add.

Students only see topics that have published posts.

Add a topic to assignments, quiz assignments, or questions

You can add only one topic to an assignment, quiz assignment, or question. If an assignment is posted to several classes, editing the assignment in one class doesn't update it in the other classes.

  1. Tap Classroom ""and thenthe class.
  2. Tap Classwork ""
  3. To edit, tap the assignment, quiz assignment, or question.
  4. At the top, tap More ""and thenEdit.
  5. Tap No topic and choose an option:
    • To create a topic, tap Add topic and enter a topic name.
    • To select a topic in the list, tap the topic name.
  6. Tap Saveand thenSave to confirm.

Add a topic to class materials

You can add only one topic to class materials. For details on creating class materials, go to Add materials to the Classwork page.

  1. Tap Classroom ""and thenthe class.
  2. Tap Classwork ""
  3. Tap the class material.
  4. At the top, tap  More ""and thenEdit
  5. Tap No topic and choose an option:
    • To create a topic, tap Add topic and enter a topic name.
    • To select a topic in the list, tap the topic name.
  6. Tap Saveand thenSave to confirm.

Filter by topic

You can see all your posts for a topic and quickly move between topics with the topic filter.
  1. Tap Classroom ""and thenthe class.
  2. Tap Classwork "".  
  3. At the top, tap Filter ""and thenchoose a topic.
    You’ll see posts for that topic. If you haven’t yet posted to the topic, you’ll see “Nothing posted with this topic.”
  4. (Optional) To return to your topics, tap Filter "" again.
  5. (Optional) To return to the Classwork page:
    • Within a topic, tap Back "" .
    • From the topics menu, tap Close "".

Reorder topics

  1. Tap Classroom ""and thenthe class.
  2. Tap Classwork ""
  3. Touch and hold the topic to drag it to a new position.

Reorder posts under a topic

You can change the order of assignments, materials, and other work under the same topic. 

  1. Tap Classroom ""and then the class.
  2. Tap Classwork ""
  3. Touch and hold the post to drag it to a new position.

Rename a topic

  1. Tap Classroom ""and thenthe class.
  2. Tap Classwork ""
  3. Next to the topic name, tap More ""and thenRename topic.
  4. Enter a new name and tap Done.

Delete a topic

Deleting a topic doesn’t delete the posts under it. Posts move to the top of the list on the Classwork page.

  1. Tap Classroom ""and thenthe class.
  2. Tap Classwork ""
  3. Next to the topic name, tap More ""and thenDelete topic.
  4. Tap Delete to confirm.

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