Getting Started with Commons

Commons is a learning repository in Canvas. Instructors can find, share, or import resources. Please follow the instruction below to enable Commons and enter "Engineering Canvas Course" in the search box. The Home page template and Rubrics Templates will be shown.

Step 1: Click Commons tab in the global navigation menu (leftside bar)

click "Commons" button from the side bar


Step 2: Click Authorize to access Commons

Authorize commons

Step 3: Type Engineering Canvas Course in the searching bar < select the resources (e.g. rubric template) that you'd like to download to your Canvas course

Type Engineering Canvas Course in the searching bar, and select assignment to add a common.

Step 4: Click Import/Download button to import this resource to your Canvas course

Click Import/Download button

Step 5: Example: the result page will look like this.

the common page

the rubric