• API Call to display current student's grade on page.

    So I want to have quests in the format of mastery paths but displayed visually on the homepage. Of course I wouldn't want to display every student's grade so is there an API call that checks for the particular student...
    Yang Xia
    last modified by Yang Xia
  • How can I create a total points progress bar on my students' home page?

    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Anyone using Classcraft with Canvas?

    I want to use classcraft, but I really want it to integrate with Canvas. Has anyone tried it yet?gamification
    James Sanzin
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  • Badgr is awarding a badge for a module that was not assigned

    Only one section was assigned the module, but all students in the section that did not get the assignment received the badge. Is there anyway to change this?
    James Sanzin
    last modified by James Sanzin
  • Total Points

    I'm very interested in adding a gaming layer to my course.  I've looked into grading schema for leveling and love the tip's that I've found.  I do have a question, though.  Is there a way to set my tota...
    last modified by VIVAT BANGURA-SHANKS
  • Can We Bypass CORS Restrictions to Make API Calls

    My team and I are working on a Gamification project that would use the Canvas API. We're building this in Unity, and currently using UnityWebRequest. We are hoping to make HTML5 builds that use WebGL libraries. The go...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Submitting to Locked Assignments or "None" Submission Types

    I'm working on a gamification project that uses the Canvas API. The basic idea is that once you complete the game, it makes some API calls to submit to the corresponding assignment. The problem I'm realizing is that i...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Digital Badges

    Hello all. So, I have spent the past few days reading, and reading, and then read some more. I think I know quite a bit (but still feel like a novice)  in regards to the use of badges within Canvas. Was really ho...
    Brian Macon
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  • Is there a Badge system that gives students instant feedback?

    Hi All,   I built out a Badge using Badger in a professional development course I'm working on. It worked as expected. However I noticed that the student had to go to the Badges nav link and wait for the page to...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Page Prerequisites

    We are trying to setup what we call  "Challenge Tests" which when passed opens access to a bonus content page in Canvas. I see you can set prerequisites at the Module level, but don't see a way to set prerequisit...
    Greg Gay
    last modified by Greg Gay
  • Completing the quest by unlocking content

    Hi there! (My first discussion, Yay! no more lurking ) I'm interested in setting up easter egg/bonus content that can be unlocked by completing optional activities in a course. It's more like quests in that students ...
    Sharmaine Regisford
    last modified by Sharmaine Regisford
  • Giving points for repeated tasks

    There are two parts to what I'm looking for. I'd like to have a student perform a task multiple times, and receive credit for each time they complete the task. For instance, I want them to locate a job board webs...
    Nicholas Jones
    last modified by Nicholas Jones
  • Badges and Assignments

    HI All,   We are using Badgr when assigning badges in Canvas.  The support is great and it was easy to set up.  The problem we've encountered is when an instructor sets up a module, section or assignme...
    Kenneth Rogers
    created by Kenneth Rogers
  • Easy Leaderboard Tips with Grade book?

    I've been Gamifying for awhile, but am pretty new to Canvas.   I haven't seen that there is a way to list student overall grade total in descending order (rather than alpha listing of student names) that would m...
    Elli England
    last modified by Elli England
  • Trouble getting Canvabadges to work for students

    I'm trying to set up badges in a test course using Canvabadges and following the steps that Jared Ward outlines in his course Badges for Learning (Fall-2015) (I imported it from Commons).  I've followed the steps...
    Jeremy Van Kley
    last modified by Jeremy Van Kley
  • Gameification: Displaying / Extrapolating GradeBook Data

    Hi all,   I have successfully gamefied my World Lit class and have Main quests, Side Quests, Item Shops, Achievements, Leaderboards (thanks Badgr for making this easy) etc.   I have a non-graded category c...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How to add a certificate?

    I want to ada a certificate to a course but i cant find the menu that is described in this tutorial. I am an admin. What am i doing wrong? https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-9643-26051253963#comments 
    Patrick Aspling
    last modified by Patrick Aspling
  • Canvas and gamification 101 question

    I've got a client who has requested some feedback on whether we can gamify an adult learning course in canvas. We have so far only been using canvas for basic learning, leaning content, group work, submitting ass...
    Kirsten Ryall
    last modified by Kirsten Ryall
  • Gaming a Series of Modules within a Course

    This is my first year using Canvas. In the past, I've built into my course a few weeks of gamified state testing review, including a basic leaderboard, badges, and XP. It really wasn't complicated... it required gaini...
    Jennifer Davis
    last modified by Jennifer Davis
  • Achievements

    Hey...quick question about achievements.  I'd like to set up a final achievement based on badges and points.  However, I'd like for it to follow a gaming-type storyline that I'd like to incorporate.  Is...
    last modified by VIVAT BANGURA-SHANKS