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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The Dataform field access block provides context and settings for Dataform field access rules. With such rules you can allow or prevent particular users (individually or by role) access to particular fields in particular views.
Latest release: Thursday, 12 May 2016, 4:48 AM
This plugin displays a simple message to users who have visited. Users can log in, the message changes depending on the time from the last login. You can change the message language packs. Improvement plan accepted at any time.
Latest release: Monday, 25 May 2015, 9:13 AM
Meet the Students is a block that displays profile pictures of students enrolled in a course so that students can easily see who they are studying with. Profiles are displayed in order of last activity.
Latest release: Thursday, 3 December 2015, 2:54 PM
This block implements a project management tool create to be used with collaborative learning. It is integrated with group forum and chat. The main ideia is that students and teacher plan ther activities together.
Latest release: Thursday, 3 December 2015, 12:27 AM
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.
Latest release: Friday, 7 August 2015, 12:38 AM
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
Latest release: Friday, 26 December 2014, 11:49 PM
An updated version of Gennaro Varriale's Google Adsense block to work with Moodle 2.x. It allows the easy creation and display of Google Adsense blocks within Moodle.
Latest release: Monday, 25 February 2013, 3:20 AM
A Moodle block to display a QR code link that leads to the course page. The QR code can be downloaded by teachers, e.g. to put them into introductory slides. A custom logo can be shown within the QR code.
Latest release: Friday, 17 November 2017, 5:38 PM
Customized forum block, which allows teacher to select from which forums are latest posts shown on a course page.
Latest release: Saturday, 21 October 2017, 9:59 PM
Moodlerooms is proud to release the Flexpage Activity block, which allows the Flexpage course format to embed activities into different regions of the page.
Latest release: Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 10:17 PM
Easily curate, control and display relevant external content on any topic, right alongside your programmes and courses. Content can be updated automatically every few hours, or you can manually curate and decide which articles to display. You choose the keywords, sites and sources for any topic. We’ll return the latest and most relevant content to support learners and help them stay smart. Free version available. Full customisation requires purchase of API key. For more information see: https://anderspink.com/moodle-plugin
Latest release: Friday, 28 October 2016, 7:00 AM
This is a simple block with no configuration. Simply add it to a Topics or Weeks course set to show all sections on the same page, and it will add a tabbed navigation at the top of the course. This only works on Bootstrap themes.
Latest release: Friday, 27 March 2015, 10:24 AM
The uicustomcss module is designed to allow instructors of a course to create custom css that will only be applied to their course and, if they choose, other pages inside their course.
Latest release: Thursday, 18 December 2014, 6:14 AM
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.
Latest release: Thursday, 3 April 2014, 5:43 AM
This block provides a form for teachers to book 1 to 1 appointments with Students on a class. The student can be notified of the appointment, and it will be added to both users' calendars.
Latest release: Sunday, 31 March 2013, 9:33 PM
This block displays the courses enrolled by the users with the enrolled date. This block also displays the course transcripts once the user completes the course with any of the course completion criteria. Note: This block need the "certificate" module to be installed to get the transcripts.
Supports Moodle 2.4
Latest release: Thursday, 21 March 2013, 12:30 AM
This plugin automatically awards pedagogic achievements to each user as they reach milestones along their way. Example : "10th login" medal. This plugin was developed by Andil as a part of their e-learning R&D program.
Latest release: Thursday, 6 September 2012, 11:06 PM
The Analytics and Recommendations block is a tool for students and teachers. It visually shows the student participation in each course activity and it shows recommendations for students about what activities they should work to improve their final grade.
Latest release: Monday, 9 April 2012, 1:46 AM
This block displays guides for external teachers/graders. These guides are created by teachers and are based on templates created by administrators. The template creation system allows the generation of Moodle forms containing textarea, file uploader and links.
Latest release: Saturday, 19 August 2017, 1:09 PM
The DemoStudent block gives instructors a way to enroll a "demostudent" in their course, then switch back and forth between their instructor view and the student view.
Latest release: Tuesday, 11 July 2017, 4:47 AM
Designed as a Moodle block, the IntelliBoard Block provides immediate course and/or activity data to a Moodle user. Depending on preferred configuration, Moodle users can see course and activity completion, visits, time spent, grades and more.
Released: Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 9:57 AM
My LiveChat plugin for Moodle provides an easy way to integrate your Moodle-powered website with the LiveChat solution. My LiveChat is a fast, high performance and most user-friendly live chat solution. It allows you to live chat with website visitors, monitor site traffic, and analyze visitors' web activities, including their search engine and keyword usage.
Latest release: Friday, 2 August 2013, 11:51 PM
The main focus of this block is a verbose periodical review of students by a teacher-team. The basic idea of this module is that trainers can team-assess students - the assessment can be done on different scales that can be defined.
Latest release: Thursday, 13 July 2017, 4:52 PM
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.
Latest release: Monday, 6 July 2015, 12:00 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.
Latest release: Wednesday, 24 December 2014, 11:11 PM
This moodle block creates a chat interface for students and teachers to connect. It also provides a help desk chat interface for students to ask questions of the teachers/admins who are assigned as helpers and currently logged in. It also has plugins for multiple sharing tools that can be enabled.
Latest release: Monday, 2 June 2014, 5:00 PM
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.
Latest release: Tuesday, 13 August 2013, 10:19 PM
Similar to the online users block, but this block uses the geographical information from users profiles to display the locations of online users on an OpenStreetMap or Google map. The geocoding of locations are cached in the Moodle database and updated when cron runs.
Latest release: Saturday, 20 April 2013, 10:02 PM
This free block allows students to search for, view, and apply to thousands of internships, part-time jobs, and entry-level positions, and also provides expanded and diversified on-campus job search and career development options.
Released: Friday, 25 January 2013, 5:35 AM
Drag and drop one or more files directly from your desktop into a Moodle course - if you have Moodle 2.3 or above, this functionality is already present
Latest release: Saturday, 15 September 2012, 2:01 AM
This plugin deletes user accounts based on a list of email addresses. The process runs in two steps. Entering the emails and lists the users up before you delete them.
Latest release: Monday, 30 January 2017, 11:32 PM
This block provides a Google map search for places you uploaded via a csv file. For example you can upload a list of libraries of your country and then, the user can find the closest library for the given address of the user.
Latest release: Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 3:30 AM
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.
Latest release: Monday, 22 August 2016, 5:20 PM
This block prints a list of courses from another Moodle instance. It is designed for use with the Remote course web service local plugin.
Latest release: Tuesday, 2 August 2016, 10:52 PM
my_external_privatesfiles is a Moodle block that enable a user to retirieve a zip of his private files from one or more external moodles
Latest release: Tuesday, 17 November 2015, 6:31 PM
Shows a teacher all of the unmarked work which has been submitted by their students across all of the courses they teach in. It's most useful when placed on the front page, and it allows the work to be viewed and graded through a pop-up interface, which then updates the block once the work is marked.
Latest release: Monday, 11 February 2013, 2:08 AM
A block to aid theme designers in customising the current theme by providing an in page CSS editor GUI. Using this block the user can select to add a rule, click on the part of the page they want to style and then use the friendly GUI to add styles to the item that was clicked on.
Latest release: Tuesday, 22 May 2012, 11:42 AM
Allows courses to be connected with multiple Panopto servers. Panopto is a video recording/streaming service that allows teachers to record lectures and embed them directly into Moodle. https://www.panopto.com/panopto-for-education/
Latest release: Friday, 8 December 2017, 4:13 AM
A block with a button taking you to the edu-sharing workspace and the edu-sharing search engine. The workspace provides the graphical user interface of the edu-sharing repository that allows users, departments or project groups to manage their content, arrange it in folders or share it with peers. It offers your users the following features: - content licenses (creative commons) - freely configurable folder structures - meta-data editing and inheritance - version management
Latest release: Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 4:49 PM
Formal languages block centralizes code for scanning and parsing of different languages. For now it is used by Preg and CorrectWriting question types, but other plugins can use it as well.
Latest release: Monday, 20 November 2017, 5:16 AM
Part of the Adaptable UI set, this block allows you to add a news slider that displays: 1: Unread course announcements (from all enrolled courses) 2: Site announcements (front page news announcements) 3: Both of the above (combined course and site announcements) The slider uses the jQuery slick slider and whilst designed to work with the Adaptable Theme, it *may* work with other themes.
Latest release: Monday, 9 October 2017, 9:19 PM
Course Category Finder is an extended version of the Course Finder Block. An Option is added to enable the user to search for categories as well as the courses. Aditional search filter and sort filter is added to search courses by start date, end date, course format and completion criteria.
Latest release: Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 8:02 PM
Adaptation of the standard Moodle block "My Private Files" to support the loading of state files generated by EJS simulations from their corresponding EJSApp activity.
Latest release: Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 12:44 AM