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When viewing a student's paper in GradeMark, you can leave overall text and/or voice comments to give students more substantive feedback that is clear, engaging, and easy to understand.


Open the Turnitin assignment

Open the student's submitted assignment

Click the Pencil and Paper Icon

Pencil Paper Icon

Type summative text comments in the Text Comment box if desired.

To add a voice comment, click the blue circle in the Voice Comment menu.

Voice Comment

If prompted, click the Allow and Close to access your camera and microphone

Click Allow for camera and microphone

Recording will begin

Recording begin

  1. You can leave a comment of up to three minutes in length. If you need to pause the recording, click the Pause button. You can then un-pause and continue your recording by clicking the blue circle again.
  2. When you're done, click the stop button, which is in the shape of a square
  3. You can playback what you've just recorded by clicking the play button, which is in the shape of a triangle
  4. If you'd like to re-record your comment, discard the current recording by clicking the trash can icon and re-record
  5. If you're happy with your recording, click the save button

Save button

Sources and Relevant Links

Video- Add Voice Comments
Retrieving Student Turnitin Assignment