Blocks provide information and useful tools. They usually appear around the edges of the page, or tucked away in Moodle's popup dock.
Join the discussions about blocks in the Blocks forum.
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, December 24, 2014, 11:11 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 a 1-10 scale with the cagetories teamplayer, responsibility, self-reliance.
Latest release: Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 7:29 PM
This block allows configuration of roles to be considered "Teachers" of a course. The block will then display a list of these teachers for the current course in the block, with a link to message each one.
Latest release: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 4:29 PM
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).
Latest release: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 12:45 AM
This block lets you easily design and embed online forms into your Moodle website and then automatically incorporate data entered by users through the online forms into contracts, invoices, sales quotes, applications and any other documents, either in Word or PDF format.
Latest release: Monday, June 16, 2014, 3:35 PM
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.
Latest release: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 2:03 PM
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.
Latest release: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 2:37 PM
MySmark EDU is a platform for the analysis of student satisfaction through emotional tagging. It allows students to leave feedbacks on Moodle events using MySmark's emotional tags (www,mysmark.com).
Latest release: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 11:21 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, April 20, 2013, 10:02 PM
WizIQ’s Live Class web conferencing module enables Moodle users to schedule and deliver online classes using the WizIQ Virtual Classroom. This web based virtual classroom is equipped with real-time collaboration tools like, live chat, audio and live video streams for up to 6 people, whiteboard, screen and content sharing (.doc, .docx, .pdf, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx, .pps, .ppsx, .swf, .flv and YouTube videos). Besides, administrators can download attendance reports, and students with permissions can view/download class recordings. After downloading the plugin, the administrator need to register on http://www.WizIQ.com/moodle/ or write to email@example.com to get the customer key.
Released: Monday, October 17, 2011, 9:16 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: Saturday, July 11, 2015, 5:08 PM
Allows staff and students to see enrolments they have in external systems (or other Moodle's). This was predominately created to allow links between archived and separated instances of Moodle, but keep the separation hidden to the users. Handy if you also have single-sign on between the systems, as it allows them to jump to external courses without having to login again.
Latest release: Monday, July 6, 2015, 7:54 AM
The ZiLink plugins work together - please ensure you download and install the full set of ZiLink plugins. The extent of integration depends on the data being available within the school MIS. Data integration is supplied by ZiNET Connect - 30-day trial, ZiLink Community Programme or Premier Support is available.
Latest release: Monday, March 30, 2015, 7:59 PM
This block integrates the cloud version of the GroupDocs HTML5 document viewer into your Moodle project. It allows you to display PDF and Office documents on any page within your Moodle websites.
Latest release: Thursday, March 26, 2015, 7:09 PM
Turnitin's block allows users to access Turnitin's Class Migration functionality which is contained within Turnitin's Moodle Direct v2. The block is developed and maintained iParadigms the creators of Turnitin.
Latest release: Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 6:42 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, June 2, 2014, 5:00 PM
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.
Released: Monday, December 23, 2013, 7:26 PM
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.
Latest release: Monday, September 30, 2013, 2:16 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, August 13, 2013, 10:19 PM
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, August 2, 2013, 11:51 PM
This block is a combined variant of the profilespecifichtml block and the editablecontenthtml block. It provides way to distribute specific content to several classes of users splitted by matching rules upon one or two profile fields (standard or customized).
Released: Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 10:07 PM
ConTag allows a teacher to easily tag Moodle items with concepts, that the student can then use to browse the items. A student can use this to focus on concepts that they are interested in. Developed by the Intelligent Computer Tutoring Group (http://www.ictg.canterbury.ac.nz/)
Latest release: Tuesday, June 4, 2013, 6:36 AM
The Moodle GroupDocs Annotation extension lets you embed documents complete with GroupDocs Annotation into Moodle sites. GroupDocs Annotation is an online application for annotating and commenting on documents. With this powerful tool, teachers and students can share and collaborate on documents in real time - annotate, comment and draw - to improve communication and learning, and speed up review. Connect to students quickly and let groups work together effectively.
Latest release: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 3:47 PM
A Quran recitation Block for Moodle, this is based on the open source jsQari plugin http://code.google.com/p/jsqari/ It is used for for playing the Quran ayahs in MP3 which are provided by Verse by Verse Quran.
Released: Thursday, April 25, 2013, 12:53 AM
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.
Latest release: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 12:30 AM
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, January 25, 2013, 5:35 AM
pdf2submission is a plugin to automatically accept hand-written or hand-drawn documents (scanned image PDF) as Moodle assignment submissions (There is no need for each learner to upload the file to Moodle).
Released: Saturday, September 15, 2012, 3:34 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, September 6, 2012, 11:06 PM
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, May 22, 2012, 11:42 AM
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).
Released: Thursday, August 16, 2012, 2:14 AM
The Moodlerooms ILP Integration package enables the exchange of data between Moodle and Ellucian applications: Banner, Colleague, Ellucian Mobile, the Ellucian Portal and Ellucian Pilot.
Latest release: Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 1:41 AM
The block can be accessed from within any course. The admin can add any kind of document using the "manage library" link of the block. New entries can be made with references to the source, links, file, content and author. Also categories can be defined with the link "manage categories". With the search box the library can be searched as a whole or within each category.
Latest release: Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 8:25 PM
This Moodle block plugin serves as Data Provider for OAI-PMH 2.0 Harvester. Plugin enables Moodle administrator to define global settings for Data Provider as well as default metadata sharing for courses.
Latest release: Sunday, December 14, 2014, 6:06 AM
This block will list all the forums and advanced forums in a course, in two drop-down menus. Selection of a forum from the menu will display all discussions in that forum, in nested layout, on a single page. This can be convenient for printing.
Supports Moodle 2.6
Released: Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 2:06 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: Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 9:30 PM
The Course overview lite block is faster and lighter replacement for the default Course Overview block. Features include; ajax course detailed overview, active course highlighting, users can hide specific courses, users can reorder the course listing, customizable alert area, toggle simplified and detailed course views, and improved page load speed.
Latest release: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 12:09 AM
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, June 25, 2014, 4:42 PM
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. Please note that the most up-to-date version will always be in the github repository listed below. The Moodle module downloadable here may not be updated as frequently. The latest versions (for 2.4, 2.6 and 2.7) fix a bug where the settings page on sites installed from Moodle 2.x did not show the list of roles properly. (This worked on 1.x => 2.x upgraded sites).
Latest release: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 12:42 AM
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.
Latest release: Thursday, June 5, 2014, 10:20 PM
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.
Latest release: Saturday, May 3, 2014, 6:50 AM