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
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
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
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, February 11, 2013, 2:08 AM
This block provides an easy way for users to view and manage their Moodle - Office 365 features. This provides a menu to access integration settings, as well as direct links to course SharePoint sites and the Moodle OneNote notebook. It also provides a way for non-Office 365 users to connect their Moodle account to Office 365. This plugin replaces the two profile field plugins in the Office 365 integration plugin set - profilefield_oidc and profilefield_o365.
Latest release: Friday, April 15, 2016, 2:26 AM
The Filtered Course List block displays a configurable list of courses. It is intended as a replacement for the My Courses block, although both may be used. It is maintained by the Collaborative Liberal Arts Moodle Project (CLAMP).
Latest release: Monday, January 4, 2016, 3:43 AM
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, November 17, 2015, 6:31 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, November 17, 2015, 2:21 AM
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, July 6, 2015, 12:00 AM
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
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 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
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
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
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
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, April 12, 2016, 3:43 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: Friday, March 18, 2016, 1:24 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: Saturday, February 6, 2016, 7:29 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: Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 2:22 AM
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
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
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)
Latest release: Thursday, October 3, 2013, 11:32 AM
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
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
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
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, March 31, 2013, 9:33 PM
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
**PLUGIN NO LONGER MAINTAINED** 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 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: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 9:08 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
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
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.
Latest release: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 3:18 AM
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
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 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.
Latest release: Monday, April 1, 2013, 3:14 AM