Blocks provide information and useful tools. They usually appear around the edges of the page, or tucked away in Moodle's popup dock.
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This block allows administrators to design custom course request forms with up to 15 form fields. It improves workflow by providing users with access to a centralized course request facility and allows administrators to manage all course requests from one simple admin page.
Not always logged in, you want to be up to date about new content, discussions or events in your Moodle courses? This moodle block implements a solution that periodically notifies learners about new content or activities included into a Moodle course. This solution will act as a sentinel that detects whether new contents or new activities have been included into the Moodle course, and notify the learners and/or the instructors about that. Notifications methods are: e-mail message RSS aggregator SMS message There is also a version of this plugin for Moodle 1.9 that can be downloaded from the Website.
Latest release: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 12:59 AM
OOHOO Pop-up Dictionary is a Moodle package that gives the students the possibility to double click on any word within a Moodle HTML resource and retrieve its definition from an online dictionary chosen by the teacher. Note that the plugin is separated into two downloads: filter and block.
OOHOO Course Search does a complete search of all content in a course including: - Section Name and description - All activities (including all new plugins that you setup in the future) based on the "name", "intro" and "content" fields The result appears as a list of links.
Faces is a simple block that allows you to print or view a collection of user profile pictures for your moodle course. Its very useful for those of us who need to put a name to a face. Faces can be viewed/printed for the entire class or by group.
GroupDocs is a next generation Document Management solution that makes it easier for businesses to collaborate, share and work with documents online. So, organise, view, annotate, compare, assemble and share all your documents with Moodle
This autoattend block is modification of the Attendance block by Mr. Dmitry Pupinin (v1.0.8, 2007). In addition to the original manual mode, automatic attendance mode (from the access log of Moodle) and semi-automatic attendance mode (user clicks a link) are also possible.
This block works with the attendance module, it provides teachers with quick access to Attendance functionality, and provides students quick access to a summary report for their own attendance.
Course contents block produces a table of contents for the course - that is a list of all visible sections (topics or weeks) in the course. Clicking at one of these links will display that particular section.
Adaptation of the standard Moodle block "My Private Files" to support the loading of state files generated by EJS simulations from their corresponding EJSApp instance.
The GSB set allows automatic medal awards for Moodle courses based upon a defined benchmark criteria of activities and resources. The set consists of a report which allows the criteria to be benchmarked and a block to publicise the award to the teacher(s).
Moodle block which provides all functionality of block_course_overview, provides additional filters (course category, course term and course teachers) to be used on university campuses as well as the possibility to hide courses and course news from the course list.
The presence of this block on gradebook and some other pages will blur the names, email addresses, and images of students - e.g., in both the Grader and User Reports; and it will do the same for names in Moodle core's Forum, and in the Choice module, as well. This protection of student privacy allows for more FERPA-friendly sharing among faculty.
Just enter the first letter of the course you want to search and the auto complete box gives you a list of matching courses with the current word highlighted. The block also has a 'My Courses' feature, when enabled, lets you search only the courses the current user is registered on . This block is best used on the 'My Home' page which allows centre positioning of blocks thereby giving you a wider space to see the autocomplete results. Copyright : University of Bath
Moodlerooms is proud to release the Flexpage Menu Block, a helper block that is used by the Flexpage course format to display Flexpage menus. The Flexpage Menu block is required for the Flexpage course format to work properly.
This Plugin is just a fix for the original mentees because the mentees have to click 3 times before reach the course, Mentees Improved hows the student courses with a direct link to the course.
The Lesson essay feedback block will display (to the students only) their previous attempts at Lesson Essays (if any), together with the teacher's comments and their grade (if essays have been graded).
The block is displayed only when the course is hidden. The warning message inside the block can be modified. -- Le bloc n’apparaît que lorsque le cours est caché. Le message dans le bloc peut être personnalisé.
moodletxt is a block that allows teachers and administrators to send SMS/text messages to their students directly from the Moodle system. The module supports both inbound and outbound messaging, text message status updates, user-personalised messages, message templates and signatures, personal addressbooks, and has full compatibility with user timezones. As of version 3, it also supports event-based messaging via the moodletxt+ message processor.
Publishflow reveals a strong MNET based course publishing architecture for providing a high level service for moving, cataloging, preproducing courses and organize several moodles as a courseware production supersystem.
This block can easily be added to a Moodle installation and provides ePortfolio functionality for each student and teacher. Students can build up their ePortfolios collecting weblinks, files and notes within individually defined categories, publish ePortfolio-artefacts to specific target-groups using views to get reflections and comments submitted by other persons as well as import uploaded assignments from within the Moodle-installation. In addition the ePortfolio can be saved as a SCORM-package which is a standardized scheme and file format for the transportation of learning-based data and can be used cross-platform for further work. Also a connection with the newest module “exabis competencies” which enables users to associate ePortfolio artefacts with competencies can be made. The current version also connects to the SmartPhone-App epop - www.epop.at - where associated competencies and examples are rolled out to mobile devices.
The goal of this module is to bring competencies that have been developed and provided from an xml-file (which can be generated online) into Moodle-courses. Teachers and students can document their process in working with different competencies.
This is the Moodle i>clicker integrate plugin which integrates Moodle with iClicker (http://www.iclicker.com/dnn/) The plugin allows students to register their clickers with the Moodle installation.
The Roster block shows a page with a list of users in a course, with either a simply list of names,email, etc. (similar to the participant functionality), or a more enhanced list that shows their picture and the description from the student profiles. This is useful for faculty to get to know their students quickly and learn about their backgrounds easily.
This block lets creating sessions for collaborative working with Java applets developed with Easy Java Simulations (EJS) and added to your Moodle course by means of the ejsapp module.
A simple navigation block for use as an alternative to default navigation block. After install, don't forget to hide the default Navigation block from students (but not teachers/course admins)
GISMO, a graphical interactive student monitoring and tracking system that extracts tracking data from an online course maintained with Moodle, and generates graphical representations that can be explored by course instructors.
This block lets you embed and compare two Word documents (as well as documents in other common business formats) right on web-pages on your Moodle website.
This block offers customers using the Moodle VLE a seamless login to VLeBooks and can be added to a Moodle homepage or course. The Moodle block will display the VleBooks logo and the text 'Click to log in'. When clicked the block will build a validated url to call and seamlessly log in to VLeBooks.
User Mnet Host block is an extension of Mnet_Host bloc allowing access controlled display of MNET accesses depending on some custom dedicated user profile fields settings.
The "Assignment Options Reset Tool" block is used to reset the Assignment Options for all assignments in a course. Note that it does not set defaults that are applied when creating new assignments but rather it only resets the options for existing assignments.
This block contains the "control panel" for Tabs Course Format (FN) version 2.4 located here: https://moodle.org/plugins/view.php?plugin=format_fntabs Note that version 2.5 does NOT require this block.
The digital learning portfolio was developed by gtn solutions for ÖSZ (Austrian language center) and is an alternative digital way to work with the (European) language portfolio.
The Engagement Analytics block provides information about student progress against a range of indicators. As the name suggests the block provides feedback on the level of "engagement" of a student, in this plugin "engagement" refers to activities which have been identified by current research to have an impact on student success in an online course.
This block intends to give the user a few shortcuts in order to navigate quickly through every Moodle site. Besides it advices the user about unread messages and information about the last access to the LMS. It's already translated into spanish, english, portuguese and chinese.
This block allows you to manage the process of producing courses or activities. A workflow make it clear who is responsible for doing the next step, and what tasks they should be doing. The workflow can also assign and unassign roles, or automatically set certain settings, when the workflow moves from one step to the next.
This block offers three different recommendation services: popular activities on this course; popular courses on this site; and shared bookmarks. Each can be enabled and configured separately.