HI @jennifer_garwoo I love the potential within Canvas to differentiate.
The first things that come to mind are being able to assign items to individuals, small groups or the whole class. here are some guides for that:
- How do I assign an assignment to everyone in a course?
- How do I assign an assignment to an individual student?
- How do I assign an assignment to a course section?
- How do I assign an assignment to a course group?
As an instructor you can allow students to resubmit if needed:
You can also create different types of assignments according to need:
Here are a few articles that may be helpful also.
I hope that helps.
Sing out if you need a hand. We are keen to hear what works for you. Feel free to share when you can.