How do I create an image highlight item ?

In Mastery Connect, you can create an image highlight item. An image highlight is an item in which students use a mouse or touch-screen to make a freehand drawing on an image in response to a stimulus.

You can create any item type through the Item Editor. You can also use the Item Editor to add passages, add item-level tools, and save the item. To open and use the Item Editor, learn more about:

Note: This question type is now deprecated, meaning it will not be updated in the future.

Format Item

Format Item

In the Item Editor, enter the question prompt in the Compose question field [1].

To insert an image file or URL, click the Edit button [2].  

To adjust the image size, enter dimensions in the Width (px) and Height (px) fields [3].

Enter text that displays when the image can not be displayed to the user in the Image alternative text field [4].

By default, the line color for drawing is red. To change the line color, delete the HTML color code for red, and enter a new color in the Line color 1 field [5]. To add an additional line color, click the Add button [6]  

Add Rubric

Add Rubric

To add a required rubric and total points for the item, click the More Options drop-down menu [1].

To add a rubric to the item, enter it in the Rubric field [2].

Enter the total number of points possible in the rubric in the Rubric Total Points field [3].