ICT proficiency · Microsoft Office · Moodle · Moodle use, organisation and content

#440 Embed your surveys into Moodle!

Following on from our earlier posts on forms in Office 365, in this video we explore how you can embed those forms into your Moodle site! In a later post we’ll look at how you can create quizzes in your forms too, so keep an eye out for that one. Featured image: CCO by Pixabay… Continue reading #440 Embed your surveys into Moodle!

Assessment · Information literacy · Moodle · Moodle assignments · Moodle use, organisation and content

#429 Easy Moodle mark entry with the offline marking worksheet

If you have used a Moodle assignment, or have completed an offline assignment and want to return the marks online, the offline marking worksheet for Moodle assignments makes this quick and easy to do. You can even use it to return feedback comments to students! Featured imaged shared under a CCO licence from Pixabay

Communication / Collaboration · Information, data and media literacy (critical use) · MMU: ISS Themes · Moodle · Moodle use, organisation and content · Top tip

#375 Tracking student Activity with Moodle Participation report

Sometimes you might want to know the engagement from students about resources and activities within Moodle. This video shows how to do that using the Course participation report. Featured image: “Minature Figures” by WiR_Freebies is licenced under CC0

Copyright · Data literacy · Digital research and scholarship · Distance Learning · Moodle · Moodle use, organisation and content · Searching Skills

#308 Need to share a journal article with your students? Use a stable link!

As always, it’s important that we consider copyright when we are sharing resources with our students, and this includes journal articles. If you upload a PDF version of a journal article into your Moodle area or share by email, it is highly likely that you are breaking copyright laws in doing so. Luckily for us… Continue reading #308 Need to share a journal article with your students? Use a stable link!

Digital creation · Media literacy · Moodle use, organisation and content

#274 Create embeddable content using weblinks!

Embed.ly is a really great and easy to use tool to create embed codes from weblinks. The webpage must be publically accessible for Embed.ly to work. Interested in embedding your content into your Moodle page? Check out #57 Embed ANY Web 2.0 content into Moodle! Featured Image “Embedded” by  Marcus Hebel licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

Moodle · Moodle use, organisation and content · Top tip

#258 Using quick links to navigate around your Moodle area

Quick links are a really useful, yet often overlooked, feature of Moodle. In this short demonstration we show how the quick links can be used by yourself and your students to quickly move around your Moodle page. Featured image: “Gotthard” by Mariano Mantel licenced under CC BY-NC 2.0

Digital creation · Moodle · Moodle use, organisation and content

#254 Shake things up, change your Moodle layout

Here at Manchester Met University we have two options when it comes to how we display our course content in Moodle. We can show all the content on one page and the student can scroll down to see all the content together or we can show one topic/week per page. With this option selected each… Continue reading #254 Shake things up, change your Moodle layout