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.
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
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
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
This block allows students to reset their module and completion status of a course by themselves, in case they want to be recertified after a certain period of time after initial completion, or they want to retake the course from scratch.
Latest release: Friday, 11 November 2016, 4:32 AM
The Census Report block for Moodle 2 is used by an institution that needs to generate a report of student enrollment and completion status.
Latest release: Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 10:21 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, 18 March 2016, 1:24 PM
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, 6 May 2015, 8:25 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, 16 June 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, 29 April 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, 3 October 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, 22 August 2013, 2:37 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).
Supports Moodle 2.4
Released: Tuesday, 30 July 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, 4 June 2013, 6:36 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, 15 September 2012, 3:34 AM
This block provides an overview of all bookings made with the booking module. Depending on the rights in the different booking module instances the user can see his/her bookings only or bookings made by others sorting them by course or user.
Latest release: Sunday, 24 December 2017, 4:12 AM
This simple bloc allows outputing HTML content in a bloc with several versions based onthe check of custom profile fields values (2 checks)
Latest release: Thursday, 16 November 2017, 6:25 AM
The Via Block can only be used if you have the Via activity module. This block creates shortcuts to the Via activitiy recordings that have been shared within the course.
Latest release: Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 10:34 PM
A clone of the internal private_files block that is at the system rather than user context. Files added to this block are available everywhere the block is visible (to all logged on users).
Supports Moodle 3.2
Released: Monday, 1 May 2017, 8:52 AM
The block allows reviewers to post “global” comment about assignment. It displays threaded comments per assignment on assignment pages. The plugin should also allow the insertion of key markers or text that can be picked up in database queries, for example using the Configurable Reports plugin. These markers can be into the comments or in additional field till the solution is simple to set up with the configurable report plugin.
Latest release: Friday, 2 December 2016, 10:41 AM
Turnitin's block allows users to access Turnitin's Class Restoration functionality which is contained within Turnitin's Moodle Direct V2. The block is developed and maintained by Turnitin.
Latest release: Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 3:43 PM
Connector for OpenBiblio library software: shows a numbered list of borrowed books and due dates in a Moodle block and a link to the OpenBiblio OPAC page.
Latest release: Wednesday, 20 January 2016, 10:57 PM
The database tags block is a block that will display a tag cloud in a course. You can select any database instance within a course, and choose any checkbox, linked checkbox or database tag fields within those databases to be shown in the block. This is NOT linked to the Moodle Tags block- it only shows the tags created by the two new database fields.
Latest release: Thursday, 19 November 2015, 10:31 PM
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, 9 December 2014, 2:06 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, 31 July 2014, 12:45 AM
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, 25 June 2014, 12:42 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, 23 December 2013, 7:26 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, 29 May 2013, 11:21 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, 25 April 2013, 12:53 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, 16 August 2012, 2:14 AM
With this moodle block you can generate a report containing courses with free seats AND which having the starting date (course settings) within the upcoming n weeks. The information about free seats is taken from the activated self enrolment plugin AND/OR waitlist enrolment plugin.
Latest release: Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 4:55 PM
This block shows a button on the dashboard to open the SavaPage Open Print Portal Web App, so printed documents can be previewed and forwarded. The credentials of the authenticated Moodle user are trusted so no extra login is needed (single sign-on).
Supports Moodle 3.1
Latest release: Friday, 17 February 2017, 7:28 PM
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: Friday, 23 December 2016, 8:24 AM
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.
Latest release: Tuesday, 11 February 2014, 7:11 AM
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, 16 January 2014, 3:18 AM
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, 30 September 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, 30 May 2013, 3:47 PM
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, 1 April 2013, 3:14 AM
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.
Latest release: Saturday, 25 August 2012, 11:21 PM
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.
Released: Thursday, 12 April 2012, 4:54 PM
Block regex constructor allows you to easily construct regular expression using several tools, that visualise expression you wrote, describe and test it.
Latest release: Monday, 20 November 2017, 5:18 AM
Connect Moodle with your kuraCloud instance. (Requires a paid kuraCloud subscription) This block allows a Moodle course to be mapped to a kuraCloud course. Student accounts are synchronised from Moodle to kuraCloud and grades are synchronised back from kuraCloud to Moodle.
Latest release: Friday, 22 September 2017, 7:53 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 Advise.
Latest release: Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 4:15 AM
This block is intended for use with russian electronic library www.iprbookshop.ru (paid subscription or demo subscription required)
Latest release: Monday, 17 April 2017, 12:10 AM
The Via Permanent Block can only be used if you have the Via activity module. This block creates shortcuts to the Via permanent activities* that have been shared within the course. *Permanent activities have no begining or end date, you may control its' access with the waiting room. See the Via guide for reference.
Latest release: Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 10:40 PM
This utility block is to be used with the Sharedresource module,and the Sharedresources central library (local). It provides some conversion and feeding utilities.
Latest release: Sunday, 17 April 2016, 10:46 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, 14 December 2014, 6:06 AM
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, 12 July 2014, 12:09 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, 5 June 2014, 10:20 PM