Note: Not all faculty are using peer review features in Canvas. Check the syllabus and/or discussion page for the instructor's specific peer review and/or discussion instructions.
Your instructor may require you to submit a peer review of another student's discussion reply. To complete the peer review, you must review the student's discussion reply and add a comment in the comment sidebar.
If your instructor includes a rubric, which is a predetermined outline of how an assignment is graded, you must also assign a grade using the rubric.
Discussion peer reviews cannot be anonymous.
Learn how to see if have been assigned a peer review discussion.
In Course Navigation, click the Discussions link.
Note: You can also access your Discussions through your user or course dashboard, Assignments, the Syllabus, Gradebook, Calendar, or Modules.
Add Discussion Comment
In order to complete the Peer Review, you will need to leave at least one comment. You cannot view any existing feedback submitted by another student or the instructor.
Type a comment in the comment field , leave a media comment , or attach a file . Click the Save button .
Complete Peer Review with Rubric
If the assignment has a rubric attached, you will also need to fill out the attached rubric for the peer review to be considered finished. To view the rubric, click the Show Rubric link  and enter a score for each criterion in the Points column . Each rubric score will create the total points for the assignment .
When you're finished, click the Save Comment button .