Favourite plugins

List of plugins that have been marked as favourite by the Moodle community members.
Name Plugin type Short description Lead maintainer Favourited
Synchronize groups Admin tools With this plugin you can synchronize groups and groups members between two courses, in a way that a course A will be a mirror of course B. Only users that are already enrolled are added as group members. Daniel Neis Araujo 21
SWF-Activity-Module Activities The SWF Activity Module is a Moodle plugin for deploying multimedia Flash learning applications, also known as Flash templates, videos, and playlists. Matt Bury 10
Suspend User Blocks This plugin suspends user accounts based on a csv file with email addresses. Access is controlled by a capability. Benjamin Wolf 2
Supporter Admin tools Easily manage your users and courses within a single window without reloading whole pages. Look up users and courses, enrol students, change settings and much more. oa73neve Königstein 11
Supervised access rule Quiz access rules Allows restrict quiz access to supervised sessions only. Block "supervised" is used to track such sessions. Oleg Sychev 4
Supervised Blocks This block allows teachers to plan and start supervised sessions in particular classroom, with particular group and of particular lesson type. Oleg Sychev 6
Superscript/subscript editor Editors This is not a general purpose editor. Instead it is for inputting text with just superscripts and subscripts in question types. Tim Hunt 3
Submission marker Assignment submissions Submarker is an additional submission type to use in conjunction with other submissions such as file or text submissions to have student report their completed exercises. Jami Kousa 2
Subcourse Activities Subcourse behaves as a graded activity. The grade for each student is automatically fetched from a final grade in another course. This allows course designers to organize the learning content into separate units. David Mudrák 81
Styles Atto Moodle Atto plugin which lets the administrator provide custom CSS classes which can afterwards be applied by users to block and inline text in Atto Ulm University 69
Students tracker Blocks This block aims to give teachers and staff a simple tool to view how many students didn't visit a course for a long time and doing so, tries to reduce student's leaving. Pierre Duverneix 46
Students at risk of missing assignment due dates General plugins (Local) This Moodle plugin adds a new predictive model to identify students that are likely to miss assignment due dates. The model automatically generates insights for teachers about these students. David Monllaó 7
StudentQuiz Activities StudentQuiz enables students to collaboratively create their own question pools within Moodle. Students can filter these questions into quizzes, and they can rate and comment on questions while working through the quizzes. StudentQuiz computes each students contribution and learning progress and compares this with the community. The created questions become part of the Moodle question bank and can be reused in other Moodle quizzes. Frank Koch 56
StudentQuiz Question behaviour This WAS the accompanying question behaviour plugin for the Moodle Plugin StudentQuiz --> https://moodle.org/plugins/mod_studentquiz. From StudentQuiz Version >= 3.0.0 this Question is deprecated and no longer required to use StudentQuiz. Frank Koch 9
Student folder Activities With the module student folder (mod/publication) students can upload documents which can be made visible by teachers. AMC Academic Moodle Cooperation 49
Structured label Activities Structured Label gives teachers a simple form to fill in which then renders content and an image consistently allowing course pages to be broken up with attractive headings. Jez H 8
Structured feedback Assignment feedbacks An assignment subplugin that enables teachers to provide individual feedback comments on any number of configurable criteria. Tony Butler 12
Structure match with editor Question types A question type that is answered by drawing a structure in the ChemDoodle Web Sketcher. The drawing is converted to InChI and compared to the given answer(s). The teacher can give multiple correct or semi-correct answers. Requires OpenBabel to be installed (in /usr/local/bin/obabel or else the code needs amending in question.php). Fredrik Wallner 1
Stripe Payment with SCA and Coupon Enrolment Now avail the much-awaited coupon functionality while enrolling students in Moodle courses using Stripe payment gateway for paid courses with Strong customer authentication (SCA). This plugin will help the admins and webmasters to offer their students a percent-off or amount-off discount for the paid courses. This plugin helps admins and webmasters use Stripe as the payment gateway. DualCube Team 38
String override General plugins (Local) Makes it possible for plugins to override existing translations regardless if they're bundled with Moodle or they're originated from a community plugin. Juho Jaakkola 1
StrikePlagiarism.com Plagiarism Strikeplagiarism.com is a commercial plagiarism detection system which requires a paid subscription to use. To use this plugin you must purchase a subscription from www.strikeplagiarism.com Sebsoft Plugins 3
Streaming media filter (RTMP) Filters Filters URLs beginning with rtmp:// and creates a Flowplayer player using their streaming plugin. Fred Woolard 9
Strawberry Themes Strawberry is a fixed-width, two column theme for Moodle 2 based on the Strawberry theme by Templatemo.com. Miriam Laidlaw 4
Statistics (Graph Stats) Blocks Little graph with visitors statistics Éric Bugnet 27
Statics block Blocks Statics is a Moodle block that provides for teachers and managers a quick view of the files contained in a course. Angel Luis Fraile 3
Static Pages General plugins (Local) Moodle plugin which displays static information pages which exist outside any course, imprint or faq pages for example, complete with Moodle navigation and theme Ulm University 132
Stash snippets Filters Filter plugin to make the usage of the block "Stash" a lot easier! Frédéric Massart 11
Stash availability Availability conditions Stash availability is used in conjunction with block_stash to allow items from the stash to determine the availability of course activities. #game #gamification Adrian Greeve 19
Stash Blocks Add an inventory of items to your course and let your students find items by exploring the activities. #game #gamification Adrian Greeve 67
Standard Fluid Themes Standard Fluid consists of a simple CSS File and extends the 'standard' theme to a fluid template. Web ICT ZHAW 14
Standard Themes This theme was part of the Moodle core distribution, but for Moodle 2.7+ has been moved to Moodle Plugins Mary Evans 1
Stamp collection Activities The Stamp collection module allows a teacher to give "stamps" (i.e. picture with a comment, similar concept to badges) to students so they collect these stamps. The activity can be used in many ways, such as motivative bonus marks, absence marks, certification records etc. David Mudrák 35
STACK response analysis Quiz reports Detailed reporting on the outcomes of any STACK questions in a quiz. Christopher Sangwin 4
STACK 2.0 format Question formats This format imports questions saved from STACK 2 servers. Christopher Sangwin 1
STACK Question types The STACK question type adds a sophisticated assessment in mathematics and related disciplines, with emphasis on formative assessment underpinned by computer algebra. Christopher Sangwin 50
Srce 2.2 - Universal Design Theme Themes This theme is made for better visual accessibility mode, but with design and colors that retain good look. It doesn't have super-high contrast, which can be set with block Accessibility, but it has bigger and leveled fonts for better visual accessiblity. Vedran Mušica 5
squared Themes The theme is generally based on squares. If you like squares, that is definately your first choice, if you do not like squares, you might consider it as well, because it looks really good ;-). David Bogner 101
SQL Buddy General plugins (Local) Integration of SQL Buddy for Moodle. Easy and secure MySQL database access and administration. Joseph Conradt 7
Spreadsheet Question types An improvement of the short answer that integrates a spreadsheet interface with an answer helper to limit to minimum input errors. leo zav 8
Splunk logstore Log storage A plugin for syncing Moodle logs to Splunk either in realtime or as a background task. Skylar Kelty 1
Splash Themes This theme was part of the Moodle core distribution, but for Moodle 2.7+ has been moved to Moodle Plugins. This theme will work on Moodle 2.8, 2.9 & 3.0. Mary Evans 10
Speed Test Admin tools This is a network speed tester for embedding directly inside your moodle. Catalyst IT 4
Spam deletion Blocks The spam deletion block is used for detecting and deleting spam. Dan Poltawski 5
Source-code Plagiarism Plugin Plagiarism A plugin integrating 2 source code detection engines MOSS and JPlag into Moodle for programming assignments. Tri LE 5
Soundcloud Repositories Link to SoundCloud streams Troy Williams 4
Soundcloud Filters Replace SoundCloud URLs with the default wave player. Troy Williams 2
Solution sheet Assignment feedbacks Allows teachers to upload files with solutions to their assignment, which can be released to students manually or at a scheduled time. Henning Bostelmann 20
Solstice Themes An update to 2.1+ to the classic Moodle 1.X theme Solstice. John St 2
Soft Course format Course formats Softcourse is a course format that display sections with only an image and an optional text on the course homepage. Users don’t see the detail of the section, for instance, resources or activities. Clément Prudhomme 10
SocialWiki Activities This is a social kind of wiki, where many page versions may coexist, and where users can connect ('follow' each other) in a social network. NMAI Lab 10