Whether you’re following a point-based or percentage grading system, you can always configure your gradebook the way that suits you with TeacherKit.
Select the grading system that you want from Setting> Gradebook Configuration:
Then Open the Gradebook of any of your classes> tap on Configure Gradebook> The below dialog will be opened to you (first category is selected by default):
It lists all the gradable items that are under the selected category.
Just tap on "+ New Gradable Item" to add a new gradable Item.
Turn on the Auto Distribution feature to have equal weights for all the gradable items
Tap on "Edit" to sort or delete your gradable items.
Tap on the gradable item itself in the edit mode to edit it (its name, max grade or weight).
Tap on the category name (the middle title in the topbar), to open the categories view.
It lists all the categories of your gradebook.
Just tap on "+ New Category" to add a new Category
Tap on any categories to view all the gradable items that are under it.
Tap on "Edit" to sort or delete your categories.
Tap on the category itself in the edit mode to edit it (its name, grading system or weight).
Moreover, you can generate the total grade per category for each student
Open the gradebook.
Tap on the sum icon at the top of the screen.
Select the category you want.
In case you don't want give any category a weight, just leave it empty and it will be unweighted (will not impact the total).
You can have the total of weights more than 100% if you need that.
If you don't want to use the categories, just have one category with all the gradable items and give the category weight 100%.