Click the account icon in the header of the website and select “My Courses”.
On the “My Courses” page, click the plus icon to create a new course.
Enter a course name and click “Save”.
This process can be repeated to create more courses.
Adding students to a course
1. Getting the signup code for a course
Log in by clicking the “Log In” button in the header of the website.
After you log in, the user menu will appear in the top right of the website.
Click the user menu and select “My Courses.”
On the “My Courses” page, select a course and click “View Roster” (bottom right of the page).
On the course detail page, click “Sign Up Instructions” on the top right of the page.
The “Sign Up Instructions” overlay provides the sign up code for the course, e.g., jpgvjwgb and simple instructions for you to tell your students, also included below.
2. Telling students to join a course
Tell your students to scroll to the bottom of the website and click “I am a student with a course code”, as shown below.
On the course signup page, students enter the course code, a username, password, and their first and last name, as shown below.
If students visit this page while logged into an existing account, it only asks for the course sign up code.
Once in your class, students gain access to our online music theory / songwriting book, Hooktheory I, our online musical sketchpad, Hookpad, (with Hookpad+ benefits) and you can assign them music theory and songwriting assignments with Assessment Kit.
Resetting a student's password
Click the user menu in the header of the website and select “My Courses”.
On the “My Courses” page, select a course and click “View Roster”.
On the course detail page, select the student whose password you want to reset and click the “Reset Student Password” button on the bottom of the page.
In the confirmation dialog, you can set the new password to anything you want (the default new password is “password”). Click “Reset” to reset the password.
Using Hooktheory I
To read Hooktheory I
Login to www.hooktheory.com
Click “Books” in the header of the website and select “Hooktheory I”.
To open Hookpad:
Login to www.hooktheory.com
Click “Software” in the header of the website and select “Hookpad”.
To load a saved project into Hookpad (there are two ways):
From within Hookpad: click the “Open...” button located at the top right of the application.
From outside Hookpad: click the account icon in the header of the website and select “My Songs”.
The Hookpad+ page lists the benefits that you and your students receive as part of Hooktheory Classroom.
Using Assessment Kit
The Assessment Kit User Guide provides detailed instructions for creating exercises, assigning exercises, completing exercises (what your students see and do), grading student work, editing grades, and viewing your gradebook.