New Plugin – Import Microsoft Word files into Moodle Book as new chapter #MoodlePlugins

January 11th, 2016

Now you can import Microsoft Word files into Moodle Book resource as a new chapter by using the Microsoft Word file import plugin developed by Eoin Campbell.

The Word file is split into chapters and subchapters based on the built-in heading style of the Word document like Heading 1 and Heading 2 etc. along with the embedded images. Read More

New Plugin – Paste text in Moodle easily using Atto Paste Special plugin

September 15th, 2015

In the plugins released this week, a new plugin developed by Joseph Inhofer is very nice plugin which allows the user to paste content from several different rich formatting areas and either import the styling or import as unformatted text.

Often I found a lot of new Moodlers struggle while pasting some text from different text editors like MS Word, Google Document, Richpad or others. Often they have to follow certain steps in pasting the text as shown in the video in this post. Read More

Youtube Video -Save time while copying text from MSword into Moodle

July 3rd, 2015

Here is a nice youtube video by Kimberly Ho which shows how to copy text from Microsoft Word into your Moodle course.

Here is the embedded video and you can watch the video directly on youtube here. Read More

Essay writing in Moodle: Tips by Moodlefairy

March 31st, 2015

In a recent post on forums the moodle community educator (@moodlefairy) psoted some nice tips about essay writing in Moodle where she has compared the different ways students can write and submit essays, and what are the pros and cons of each? Read More