Activity modules provide the main activities in course, such as Forums, Assignments, Quizzes and so on.
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A checklist can be created by a teacher (or generated from the activities in a course) and then the students or teachers can check-off each item as they are completed.
Latest release: Thursday, 24 November 2016, 4:24 AM
This is a new activity module, Simple Certificate,which no needs to change any code to add a new certificate format, and moodle's administrator don't need to upload image files. The certificate text are full customizable, using special text marks that will be replaced by variables (like student name, course name, grade, ...), don't need to change any translation file.
Latest release: Saturday, 18 March 2017, 3:15 PM
The plugin for Moodle (Content pages), was designed so that from it, tutors, teachers and technicians can add content in courses, following usability and accessibility standards. This tool will be responsible for signaling the good practice of adding text, images, multimedia, among others. In it, the content will be distributed in pages, so that the monitoring of the content does not become something exhausting and tiring. The plugin also has a bookmark, so that the participant can be located, based on last logged furthermore allow the inclusion of public or private notes, which the participant can provide feedback on the content studied on the page and enjoy and reply comments from other colleagues.
Latest release: Friday, 16 September 2016, 7:29 AM
The MC Offline quiz module (mod/offlinequiz) adds paper-and-pencil multiple-choice quizzes to Moodle. In offline quizzes students mark answers to questions on a sheet of paper (the answer form).
Latest release: Friday, 14 April 2017, 5:21 PM
This is an activity module for tracking time spent by Students (or other users) in a Course or in a related group of Courses.
Latest release: Wednesday, 7 December 2016, 5:55 PM
Active quiz started originally as an update to the realtime quiz module, which has now grown into a separate module due to the very large functionality additions/changes. You will be able to offer in class quizzes on any device using a responsive theme, any question type from the question bank, use timed/not timed questions, grades reported back to the grade book, group quizzing (with a group attendance feature), view student responses in real time to offer in-class discussion about the results, and more!
Latest release: Sunday, 15 January 2017, 3:07 AM
Poster is a resource activity module allowing to create a web page. What makes this module unique is that the contents of the poster page is composed of Moodle blocks (such as HTML block, Calendar block, Latest news block etc.). It provides yet another place within the course where blocks can be put without polluting the course front page.
Latest release: Monday, 20 March 2017, 5:19 PM
An appointment scheduler for planning face-to-face meetings between teachers and students. Teachers can set up time slots, and students can choose one of these on Moodle.
Latest release: Monday, 21 November 2016, 12:45 AM
Quizventure is an activity module that loads quiz questions from the course it's added to. The possible answers come down as space ships and you have to shoot the correct one.
Latest release: Thursday, 17 November 2016, 3:42 PM
This resource allows you to create 'Lightbox' enabled image galleries within your Moodle course. As a course teacher, you are able to create, edit and delete galleries. Smallthumbnails will then be generated, which are used for the thumbnail view of the gallery.
Latest release: Wednesday, 9 November 2016, 10:27 AM
This module allows students to enrol themselves in a group within a course. The teacher can select which groups students can chose from and the maximum number of students allowed in each group.
Latest release: Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 7:38 PM
Face-to-face activities are used to keep track of in-person (e.g. classroom) trainings which require advance booking. Each activity is offered in one or more identical sessions. These sessions can be given over multiple days. Reminder messages are sent to users and their managers a few days before the session is scheduled to start. Confirmation messages are sent when users sign-up for a session or cancel. This module may be of interest to administrators looking for a way to provide event management support for blended learning environments.
Latest release: Tuesday, 14 April 2015, 6:16 PM
WizIQ’s virtual classroom module enables Moodle users to create an interactive online learning environment. Using it you can schedule, administer and deliver real-time online classes from your Moodle website.
Latest release: Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 4:12 PM
The module provides very simple yet useful functionality. When added into a course, it behaves as a graded activity. The grade for each student is took from a final grade in another course. This allows course designers to organize the learning content into separate units.
Latest release: Saturday, 10 December 2016, 7:10 AM
OpenMeetings is a free browser-based software that allows you to set up instantly a conference in the Web. You can use your microphone and/or webcam, share documents on a white board, discuss in a chat, share your screen or record meetings. It is available as hosted service or you download and install a package on your own server.
Latest release: Thursday, 30 March 2017, 5:24 PM
This plugin enables you to issue dynamic, digital certificates and open badges on your Moodle instance. They act as a replacement for the PDF certificates normally generated for your courses.
Latest release: Saturday, 8 April 2017, 12:23 AM
The Dataform module allows the course manager to design and construct an entry form from various input elements (text and rich text fields, urls, files, pictures, etc.) in a flexible layout. Users can then add information records to a collection, which can be viewed in various ways and searched for particular items.
Latest release: Thursday, 12 May 2016, 4:46 AM
This plugin allows instructors/teachers to create a space for students to submit "galleries". These galleries can be based on images, audio or video.
Latest release: Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 8:30 AM
Displays multimedia HTML5 presentations and slide shows in users' web browsers. A web friendly and more feature rich alternative to MS PowerPoint and PDF. However, presentations must be uploaded to moodledata via FTP and you'll need to learn some basic HTML to create presentations for it.
Latest release: Tuesday, 22 November 2016, 8:22 AM
The Stamp collection module allows a teacher to give "stamps" (i.e. picture with a comment, similar concept to badges) to students so they collect these stamps. The activity can be used in many ways, such as motivative bonus marks, absence marks, certification records etc.
Latest release: Tuesday, 10 January 2017, 7:37 PM
The Question Creation Activity is a graded activity where students must create questions in the Moodle question bank. A teacher grades the questions. The students get a grade for the questions they create.
Latest release: Sunday, 24 January 2016, 5:26 PM
This Module lets you add an activity to courses, in which users can rate choices. You may then distribute the users fairly to the choices by maximising overall 'hapiness' in terms of ratings. This may be an alternative to the choice activity or first-come-first-served.
Latest release: Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 7:49 PM
Course elements is a content strategy to improve course writing quality and editorial stability by providing preshaped pedagogic elements. The integrator or administrator (through custom CSS rules) can take over the styling of the elements. Some elements can have local dynamic behaviour, or have an internal logic strategy based on other data of Moodle. This plugin is supported by Edunao.
Latest release: Thursday, 16 March 2017, 6:24 AM
Skype Activity Module For moodle 1.9- download can be found here: http://download.moodle.org/download.php/plugins/mod/skype.zip For all other versions: https://moodle.org/plugins/pluginversions.php?plugin=mod_skype
Latest release: Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 3:28 PM
The grouptool module (mod/grouptool) enhances the functionality of Moodle default groups. Two of the additional features are the possibility for students to enrol themselves in groups with waiting lists, and the transfer of grades within groups.
Latest release: Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 9:11 PM
The course description plugin is a resource which displays the course name and the course description on the course page (at the location where it is placed). It is a small but handy tool.
Latest release: Wednesday, 28 December 2016, 11:51 AM
Provides network capable, multi instance bindable user support / ticket management. Generalisable for use in course as managed todo list.
Latest release: Tuesday, 5 April 2016, 7:05 PM
- quick and uncomplicated way to tell what bothers him/her about teacher/student/course - teacher can have a quick summary how his course is seen from the students perspective - teacher can answer questions - students can trade informations, help with little problem
Latest release: Friday, 15 January 2016, 9:39 PM
This is a new version (v3) of what used to be MoodLL. Basically, this replaces the traditional cassette tape language lab. There is a module for students to record themselves and teachers to review and grade the work. This version also includes a class monitor. So, if a teacher uses it inside the classroom, he/she can monitor student progress the same way they used the traditional language lab by listening to live streams of the students, responding live to students, giving a thumbs up and so on.
Latest release: Thursday, 27 November 2014, 5:30 AM
Developed by UNSW, this is an advanced tool for building teams based off a set of criteria. You ask your students some questions, and then develop a predicate based off their answers for your teams. This is great if you want a little more control than "Assign Randomly" but less work than "Manual Allocation".
Latest release: Monday, 4 May 2015, 1:52 PM
Vidya.IO's Congrea lets you collaborate in real time during online delivery of classes and training sessions. It lets you share your Screen, Audio, Webcam, whiteboard with students.
Latest release: Thursday, 4 August 2016, 2:52 PM
The goal of this activity is to bring the aspect of game-based-learning into Moodle-courses. The way the acitivity works is that two of our exagames are based upon quizzes given to students within a Moodle course (braingame and exaclick), one activity links games created with the OpenSource-platform gamelabs.at directly into Moodle courses. See readme.txt for further instructions.
Latest release: Wednesday, 15 May 2013, 4:03 PM
Latest release: Sunday, 23 April 2017, 8:52 PM
This is a newsletter module for moodle. First stable release. It provides the basic features of common newsletter tools. Using it with moodle VERP bounce processing is recommended. But we will add an additional bounce processing feature that will be easier to configure.
Latest release: Thursday, 22 December 2016, 4:16 AM
The tab display module allows you to setup your information in a tabbed format. This helps to clean up your course by combining several resources into Tabs.
Latest release: Saturday, 23 January 2016, 7:59 AM
This is a modification of the original Mindmap module for moodle formerly found on ekpenso.com. This Advance Mindmap module allows you to create mindmapping activity in moodle. Added features include: - Every user now have a separate mindmap in one single activity, with links to view others' mindmap. - Dummy group mode: multiple mindmaps with simple group name that everyone can view and edit (for group mindmapping without having to setup groups in the course) - Lock mindmap: prevent editing of mindmap when someone is editing it during group mindmapping Currently, it is not backward compatible with Moodle 1.9x, please install it on Moodle 2.x only.
Latest release: Tuesday, 1 December 2015, 2:41 PM
Latest release: Sunday, 23 April 2017, 8:53 PM
Turnitin's Moodle Direct v2 integration activity module is a standalone Moodle module with the aim of representing the full suite of Turnitin's features within the standard Moodle workflow. The module is an upgrade on the previous Turnitin plugin and is developed and maintained iParadigms the creators of Turnitin.
Latest release: Monday, 13 March 2017, 11:32 PM
This Moodle module (/mod/ipal/) allows Moodle to support in-class polling/"clickers"/"Peer Instruction"/concept quizzes/anonymous surveys/etc. Students can respond using any web-enabled device or the free IPAL App we have written for both the Android and iOS smartphones. Teachers can create questions, use questions from the standard question bank, or import ConcepTest provided by Harvard Physics Professor Mazur.
Latest release: Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 6:05 AM
Shared resource provides Moodle with a full featured central resource repository handling full indexing with LOM based metadata schemas. Central library front end and search engine.
Latest release: Sunday, 17 April 2016, 10:38 PM
Teachers can create some examination dates. They define date, time, and place of the examination. Furthermore they define maximum number of students and maximum number of points. After the registration date, they define the points for each student. These can be printed with or without student names. Each student can register/unregister only himself/herself.
Latest release: Wednesday, 6 April 2016, 4:33 PM
This 2 Way Video Chat edition integrates into Moodle as an activity module so private video chat rooms can be added to courses as activities, in example for evaluating students.
Latest release: Tuesday, 26 June 2012, 4:34 PM
The edu-sharing activity module adds a new option to the activities/resource menu. Using the edu-sharing resource allows you to either pick content from the repository or upload it to a folder of the repository. You may pick which version of the content you would like to provide in the course (always the latest vs. the version you just picked).
Latest release: Friday, 3 February 2017, 12:56 AM
Formation of optimized learning groups - by topic preference or best match of individuals' charatceristics and preferences; in one easy to use Moodle acticity; languages available: German, English
Latest release: Wednesday, 12 October 2016, 12:43 AM