Extending your questioning skills by using the Word Select plugin – A very easy to use “select the words” question type

September 8th, 2016

Last month, Marcus Green asked for the community feedback about the new question type plugin – “Word Select” in this Moodle forum thread, where he gets overwhelmed feedback about the plugin usage, documentation improvements and translation capabilities to other languages. Read More

New Moodle entity relationship (ERD) diagram for Moodle 3.1 available now #Moodle

September 7th, 2016

Entity relationship diagram (ERD) for Moodle 3.1 is released recently by Marcus Green (UK Based teacher and Moodle developer) which shows the relationships of entity sets stored in the Moodle database. Read More

Feedback required for new question type plugin – WordSelect by Marcus Green #MoodlePlugins

August 2nd, 2016

Marcus Green – Developer of many popular Moodle plugins like Gapfill, Question Practice etc. has developed a new question type plugin for Moodle – “WordSelect” and is seeking the community feedback before releasing it officially through the Moodle plugins database. Read More

Entity Relationship Diagram for Moodle 3.0 released #Moodle3.0 #ERD

January 27th, 2016

Entity relationship diagram (ERD) is released for the latest Moodle 3.0 by Marcus Green. The ERD for Moodle 3.0 is based on “reverse engineering” the code from a fresh install of Moodle 3.0

The diagram was generated by using the reverse engineering feature of the MySQL Workbench tool using a file containing the SQL code used to install Moodle. The SQL statements were extracted from the install.xml files from each Moodle module. This was converted from XML to SQL using a utility which can be downloaded through this link. Read More

General thoughts on upgrading your Moodle Site #Moodle

December 6th, 2015

Moodle site administrators are responsible for keeping it upgraded to the latest Moodle version and managing the Moodle site like the site backup, plugins update etc.

They adopt a lot of different strategies to keep your site updated, however there are some advantages and disadvantages for most of the them. Read More

Get ready for iMoot Mini Moot for this weekend #iMoot15mm #moodle

November 2nd, 2015

iMoot Mini Moot, the Online conference for the Moodle users across the world is coming this weekend on 06 November, 2015 5 AM (GMT+8) onwards.

iMoot is the spirit of eLearning, putting people from different countries, on different time zone, talking about their passion, their experience, their expertise. Sharing synchronous and asynchronous about the most beautiful thing in the world: learning and teaching. Read More

Moodle 2.9 Entity relationship (ER) diagram

July 15th, 2015

Marcus Green has posted the Entity relationship (ER) diagram of the latest Moodle version i.e. Moodle 2.9. The ER diagram is a graphical representation of entities and their relationships to each other, within databases. It has been created using MySQL Workbench.

The Moodle 2.9 Database Schema is “reverse engineered” from the installed database using MySQL Workbench. Read More

Moodle 2.7 Entity Relationship diagram

March 27th, 2015

In a recent post on Moodle.org forums, Marcus Green posted the Entity Relationship diagram for the LTS version of Moodle i.e. 2.7.

The Entity Relationship diagram is a graphical representation of entities and their relationships to each other, within databases. It has been created using MySQL Workbench. Read More

Gapfill Question module updated for Moodle 2.7 & 2.8

March 12th, 2015

The popular question type plugin – Gapfill Question maintained by Marcus Green, which enables you to create Dropdown, Dragdrop and gapfill type questions inĀ  your Moodle question bank simply by “Putting square braces around the missing words” , has been updated recently for Moodle 2.7 & 2.8 versions. Read More