Select and hide Canvas course tools from the Course Navigation menu to simplify the student view.
- Log in to Canvas and navigate to your course.
- At the bottom of the Course Navigation menu, click Settings.
- Click the Navigation tab.
- Reorder tools by dragging them .
- Select which tools to show or hide for students by dragging them between  the list of blue items and the  list of gray items.
- To disable or enable tools, click the Settings (gear) icon for that tool .
- Click Save.