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.
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
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/)
Blocks: GroupDocs Assembly
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.
Blocks: GroupDocs Annotation
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.
Blocks: MySmark EDU
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).
Blocks: Mentees Simplified Block
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.
Blocks: Course contents
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.
Blocks: Learner preferences
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).
Blocks: Exabis Student Review
The main focus of this block is a verbose periodical review of students by a teacher-team. The basic idea of this module (acknowledging all new features of the moodle gradebook) is that teachers do not always have time during the year to give solid feedback to the students but seek a simple way to do this periodically – for example at the end of each school-semester. The feedback can be seen as an additional information that is given to the students where students are assessed by a teacher-team. In case exabis competencies block is also installed, assessment-categories can be made available from there. Students can print out their review at any time in the pdf-format.
Blocks: Editable HTML Block
This very simple block behaves just as HTML block unless it allows some third party to edit content even if not having access to full course edition.
Blocks: Azure Active Directory
This plug in allow authentication against Azure Active Directory or Office 365. Has to be used in conjunction with auth_azuread plugin.
Blocks: Shared Resources Tools
This utility block is to be used with the Sharedresource module,and the Sharedresources central library (local). It provides some conversion and feeding utilities.
Blocks: Login message
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.
Blocks: Quran Recitation
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.
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.
Blocks: Help Me Now Block
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.
Blocks: Online Users Map
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.
Blocks: Applications list
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.
Blocks: Simple map
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.
Blocks: Enrollments And Transcripts
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.
Blocks: Google Adsense block
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.
Blocks: AJAX Marking Block
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.
Blocks: Course Contacts Block
The Course Contacts block displays a list of users on your course, various methods for communicating with them, and their current activity status.
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.
Based on the stand-alone MRBS project ( http://mrbs.sourceforge.net ), this allows users to book rooms and other resources from within Moodle.
Blocks: Welcome Area Block
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.
Blocks: Activity track
This block show the total no. of activities pending and completed in percentage and number in a course where course completion is activated.
Live-School is a free unified communication tools platform dedicated for live e-teaching and realtime live education tools.
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.
Blocks: HTML (on profile field)
This simple bloc allows outputing HTML content in a bloc with several versions based onthe check of custom profile fields values (2 checks)
Blocks: Course Awards - Vote
A block used to collect a student's grade for a course (based on UK inspectorate OFSTED's scheme) and optionally a comment also.
Blocks: My courses
Another block for course overview. This block allow sorting courses Alphabetically, by Time created and Time modified and hide/show courses overview.
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).
Blocks: Pedagogic Achievements
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.
Blocks: BFW LMS
This is the Moodle 2 BFW-LMS integration plugin which integrates Moodle with BFW LMS (http://bfwpub.com/catalog/) This plugin will work with Moodle 2.x. It is developed as a Moodle plugin/block.
Blocks: Course overview plus
Extends the core Course Overview block to allow courses to be hidden, course overview information to be collapsed and expanded and the list of courses to be filtered.
Blocks: User Expire block
This block intends to give the user a notification about the expiration of his or her enrollment. Tested only on 2.0. Should work above that as well.
Blocks: CSS theme tool
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.
Blocks: Enrolment Key Generator
Enrolment Key Generator (EKG) is an administrative block (usable by teachers and above) which creates random course enrolment keys from lists of words, but with a number of configuration options if you are not keen on the defaults.
Blocks: Analytics and Recommendations
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.
Blocks: Course Program
This block makes it possible to show/hide course sections (topics or weeks) or activities within sections automatically, based on the date and time. Includes english and polish localizations.
Blocks: Microsoft® Live Services
The Microsoft Live Services Block provides an integration with Windows Live™ Services allowing users to log into courses using their Windows Live ID and display Live Services on a Moodle site. Users can see and create emails and calendar events with Outlook® Live or Windows Live Hotmail®, and access Windows Live Messenger chat, Bing™ search and more within a course.
A modified version of the HTML block that allows the block to change or hide depending on whether the user is accessing the page though a local network, or the public Internet.