This lesson applies to users at institutions that have enabled the Canvas for Elementary user interface.
If you are enrolled as an observer in a Canvas for Elementary subject, the Subject Home Page helps you navigate your student's subject and manage their coursework.
Note: If you do not have an active observer enrollment in a Canvas for Elementary subject, the classic Course view displays.
In Global Navigation, click the Subjects link , then click the name of the subject .
In the Home tab , you can view subject announcements, if added by your student's instructor .
You can also view the Subject Home Page .
In the Schedule tab , you can view various action items for your student's subject this week.
Each item displays the item name , number of points (if points have been assigned) , and the due date .
Each item also displays an icon to differentiate between different assignment types and other items in the Schedule .
When an online assignment is submitted, the item is automatically marked as completed. To view completed assignments, click the Show completed item dropdown .
To view item details, click the name of the item .
To view missing tasks (if any), click the Show missing items dropdown.
In the Modules tab, you can view modules for your student's subject . Modules can include assignments, discussions, quizzes, pages, files, links, and external tools.
To collapse an individual module, click the module's collapse icon .
To collapse all modules, click the Collapse All button .
To view details for a module item, click the item's title .
Note: If the Modules tab does not display in your student's subject, it has been hidden by your student's instructor.
In the Grades tab , you can view your student's overall subject grade if allowed by their instructor .
To view assignment group totals, click the View Assignment Group Totals dropdown .
You can view an assignment's submission status in the Assignment column .
Graded items display scores in the Score column .
To view assignment details for an item, click the item name .
In the Resources tab , you can view important information your student's instructor has added to the subject .
If the subject includes at least one active group, the Groups tab displays .
In the Groups tab, you can view all subject groups.
To search for a group or person, use the Search field .
To view group users, click the group's Expand icon .
If your student is a member of a group, you can visit their group page. To visit your student's group page, click the Visit link .
A Lock icon appears for groups in which your student is not a member .
Note: If the Groups tab does not display, your student's subject does not have any active groups.