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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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).
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.
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 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.
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.
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)
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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).
This is an implementation of Moodle's Block for preloading (in a bulk and automation mode) of metadata associated to Moodle's Courses and their further edition (in a manually mode). The main aims of these metadata is to serve as basis (Data Provider) for OAI-PMH 2.0 Harvester implementations. GETTING ON GITHUB https://github.com/mglaredo/moodle-block_boaidp
GroupDocs Signature plugin for Moodle lets you embed documents into your website and invite your clients, colleagues and partners to sign them electronically, directly from their browsers.
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/)
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.
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).
This block is similar to the mentees block but the display of information is much easier to access by parents. It shows only the most relevant information so parents will not be lost looking for information. I hope it is of the greatest use. Thanks and regards.
Holds the user model needed for adaptive navigation support of the block "Learner Adaptation" (block_case_repository) to enhance the concept map based navigation of the block "Navigation Web" (block_semantic_web).
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.
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.
This block is dependent of another local plugin (https://moodle.org/plugins/view.php?plugin=local_applications) that allows users to manage applications and access them without leaving Moodle. This block list all the favorite applications of a user and allows him to add new applications or access the applications management page.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This block provides a Welcome Area for Moodle courses that is unique by instructor instead of by course. This is useful for displaying information that is repeated by a teacher across a number of courses.