The steps for using groups with announcements is even easier in Moodle 3.0 and can greatly improve your student experience! Groups enables you to target your announcements to your groups and stop you from swamping them with irrelevant information. If you’re not sure how to create groups, follow the first part of this tutorial: #393… Continue reading #409 Don’t swamp your students! Use groups with Moodle Announcements
Moodle has a helpful little feature called auto-groups. This enables you to split your students automatically into groups. This can be done to a fixed number of groups (to match the number of markers) or split students into maximum sized groups (to help identify how many markers you need)! Once your groups are created, you… Continue reading #394 Team marking in Turnitin/Moodle? Auto-groups can help!
Turnitin and Moodle assignment submission boxes can be an overwhelming place. If you have agreed to provide feedback to the students in your tutor groups then the best way to manage this is to use the custom group feature in Moodle. In this video we show you how to create your tutor groups in Moodle… Continue reading #393 Marking in Moodle? Create custom tutor groups
This is the second video in how to set up Moodle groups, please take a look at #139 Moodle Groups [1/2]: Setting up your groups first. Groupings are collections of Moodle groups. Students can be members of multiple groups, and groups can be members of multiple groupings. For example, you might want to create a grouping that… Continue reading #143 Moodle Groups [2/2]: Setting up a grouping
Moodle groups gives you a quick and easy way to work with different sets of students in Moodle. If you want to send different announcements to different tutor groups, get students to submit work in groups, distribute marking amongst colleagues or restrict access to certain content, then Moodle groups is your new best friend! There… Continue reading #139 Moodle Groups [1/2]: Setting up your groups