Restrict access to course activities based on items in students stash collection using this plugin #Moodleplugins

August 22nd, 2016

Recently we have posted about the Stash block plugin for Moodle which is an awesome plugin to add gamification to your Moodle course. Now, Frédéric Massart & Adrian Greeve came up with another new Stash plugin which can be used to restrict access to course activities based on items in students stash collection. Read More

Add #gamification to your #Moodle course using the Stash Block @MoodlePlugins

July 18th, 2016

Stash is a new block plugin for Moodle which add an inventory of items to your course and let your students find items by exploring the activities. Stash block allows you to introduce some gamification in your Moodle course to encourage more interaction. Read More

Increase student interaction by extending badge plugins #MoodleBadges

December 1st, 2015

Awarding badges in your Moodle course is a great way to increase the student interaction and motivating them. In the last few days 3 plugins related to badges are released in the Moodle plugin directory which allows you in extending the management and reporting of badges. Read More

#iMoot15 – Moodle for Beginners and how not to use just PDFs my Meg James

October 8th, 2015

iMoot 2015 (#imoot15) which was held in between 28 May 2015 – 01 June 2015 has seen some great presentation from the Moodle community members from all over the world.

Meg James presented during the iMoot 2015 about using Moodle as a fresher and why you should just upload all PDFs in the course. Since Moodle is an LMS, so its better to have some interaction with your students rather than giving some bunch of stuff to read. She also presented about the alternates to using PDFs resources to make you Moodle course more interactive. Read More

Scheduler activity updated for Moodle 2.9

May 4th, 2015

The Scheduler module is an appointment scheduler for planning face-to-face meetings between teachers and students in your Moodle course. Teachers can set up time slots, and students can choose one of these on Moodle. Teachers in turn can record the outcome of the meeting – and optionally a grade within the scheduler. Read More

Blocks Level Up & Auto Attendance and My Feedback report plugins updated with fixed bugs

March 14th, 2015

In a recent update on the Moodle plugins database three of the popular plugins i.e. Blocks – Level Up! and Auto Attendance and the Report plugin – My Feedback are updated to a new version with fixed bugs. So, if you are using any of these plugins, then it is strongly recommended to upgrade to the latest version asap.

Block Level Up is adding interactivity to your Moodle courses It describes : “Engage your students! Gamify your students’ learning experience by allowing them to level up in their courses.” Read More

New Report Plugin – My Feedback

March 10th, 2015

In order to add more interactivity on your Moodle site for your students you can use the new report plugin “My Feedback” which is being maintained by Jessica Gramp.

My feedback is a report plugin which gathers all the student feedback on a single page. This report appears on the My Profile >> Activity Reports menu and allows students to see an overview of all their grades and feedback for assessment activities such as Read More

Ranking Block for Moodle 2.7 and 2.8

March 9th, 2015