Communication / Collaboration · Digital communication · Forum · JISC: 6 elements of digital capability · Moodle

#502 Moodle Forum: Using a Q and A Forum to encourage independent thought

Moodle forums can be a very useful way of extending learning beyond the physical classroom. A popular activity is to ask students to comment on an article or a video relating to what was covered in the class, but often students will read other posts before formulating their own, which can lead to repetition. A Q+A forum in Moodle forces students to post their own ideas before they can read other contribution, which is a really useful function! Watch the video to find out more…

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