Creating Groups in Moodle

philblyth How-To, LMS ,

Moodle provides a way to automatically create groups. You have options to choose the following: Your naming convention Students per group, or per number of groups Random, or surname based This video will show you how you how. Hosted by UniTube Another post will show you how you can use ‘Team Builder’ to create groups based… continue reading »

Confidential Moodle Forums

Tehmina How-To, LMS ,

Discussion forums are useful in many ways, for example for peer/teacher discussion around a clinical case. However, making sure your forum remains confidential for particular staff involved, along with students (or a particular student group) is important. To adjust the permissions regarding who is allowed to view the discussions. 1. Click on the forum that… continue reading »

One Quiz – Many Groups

Tehmina How-To, LMS , ,

Often, it is difficult to get all your students in a room at the same time to take a quiz online, usually because the computer lab is not big enough for everyone. One way to deal with this is to create two copies of the same quiz and set one for one group of students… continue reading »

Moving items easily on Moodle page

Tehmina How-To, LMS

Assuming you have hit the “Turn Editing On” button in a course. Double click the 4way arrow, and you can easily position the item, either up or down a long list of resources within a course.