Presentation – Extending Moodle’ question type abilities

July 10th, 2015

Here is a very nice presentation and the webinar video shared by Andy Mann which shows the question type abilities of Moodle and how to use the Drag and Drop Markers, Drag and Drop into Image, Drag and Drop into Text, Pattern Match, Gapfill & OU Multiple Response types of questions.

Here is the embedded presentation and this one is the direct link to the presentation. Read More

New Plugin: Course Description

May 28th, 2015

Course description plugin is also added to the Moodle plugins database in this week which displays the course name and the course description on the course page (at the location where it is placed).

The course description module enables text and multimedia to be inserted into the course page in between links to other resources and activities. Course descriptions are very versatile and can help to improve the appearance of a course if used thoughtfully. Read More

Create reminders for calendar events and sends them automatically

March 18th, 2015

Here is a very helpful plugin which came to my notice recently and is being maintained by Isuru Madushanka Weerarathna. Event reminders which enables to automatically sending reminders for all Moodle calendar events.

It uses the Moodle’s messaging center and send the reminders to all relevant users in a timely manner. The basic features of the Event reminders plugin are: Read More