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BigBlueButton is a Moodle-based teleconferencing feature. This activity enables students and instructors to share their screen, web cam image, audio and text-based chat. See the BigBlueButton: LSU Overview for more information about this tool. To add the BigBlueButton...
Article Id: 18114
Category: Basic Features & How To's

The book module enables a teacher to create a multi-page resource in a book-like format, with chapters and subchapters. Books can contain media files as well as text and are useful for displaying lengthy passages of information which can be broken down into...
Article Id: 18307
Category: Basic Features & How To's

A certificate can be used to provide students or faculty a mark of completion for an activity or course. To Add a Certificate: 1. Login to Moodle and select the course. 2. Click the Turn...
Article Id: 18299
Category: Basic Features & How To's

Moodle allows professors to organize online discussions with their students via the Chat activity. This gives professors the option of increasing their availability to students outside of class. They can conduct their office hours in this manner or use it as an alternative to class itself on occasions. This article will show users how to create a chat...
Article Id: 18301
Category: Basic Features & How To's

A choice activity is a one-question survey with limited set of answers. Examples of its use are for picking schedule times, self-selecting for group membership, or voting between options. The results can display the participants' names or be anonymous.
Article Id: 18310
Category: Basic Features & How To's

Adding a database allows students and instructors to build, display, and search a bank of topics contributed by the class. The following steps will show how to create a database in Moodle 2. To Add a Database Activity: 1. Log in to Moodle and select your course.
Article Id: 18296
Category: Basic Features & How To's

A folder allows a teacher to display several course resources together. To Add a Folder: 1. Log in to Moodle and select your Course . 2. Turn editing on by clicking the ...
Article Id: 18323
Category: Basic Features & How To's

A forum is a discussion area in Moodle that can be accessed by instructors and students. The discussion forum activity facilitates asynchronous conversations online among course participants (e.g., instructors, students). Participants do not need to be logged into Moodle at the same time to participate in a discussion forum. Some ways to use discussion forums include posting a...
Article Id: 18506
Category: Basic Features & How To's

A glossary is a collaborative activity in which instructors and students can create a list of concepts and their definitions. Entry pages for concepts can contain formatted text, images, and attached files. Participants can provide comments and rate individual entries, turning the glossary into a graded assignment activity. PLEASE...
Article Id: 18302
Category: Basic Features & How To's

HotPotatoes (HotPot) is a free software tool that allows instructors to make quizzes quickly and easily. PLEASE NOTE : This tool is for assessment only, not for...
Article Id: 18303
Category: Basic Features & How To's