Documentation and How-To's for the Learning Management System at Elon (Moodle).

Articles (57)

Pinned Article Moodle

This article provides an overview of Moodle support links, broken into sections.

Forum Posts Performance Report

This article discusses the forum posts performance report in Moodle.

Getting Started with Moodle

This article provides helpful information about getting started with Moodle.

How to Add a Grade Category in Moodle

This article outlines how to add a grade category in Moodle.

How to Add a Graded Item (Column) in Moodle

This article outlines how to add a graded item (column) in Moodle.

How to Add a User Photo in Moodle

This article outlines how to add a user photo to Moodle.

How to Add a User to a Moodle Course

This article outlines how to add a user to a Moodle course.

How to Add a Webcam Recording to Moodle

This article outlines how to add webcam recordings to Moodle.

How to Backup Your Course in Moodle

This article outlines how to backup a course in Moodle.

How to Collect Assignments from Groups

This documentation will walk you through the steps of making an assignment in Moodle a group assignment.

How to Create a Grade History Report in Moodle

This article outlines creating a grade history report in Moodle.

How to Create Assignments in Moodle

This article outlines how to create assignments in Moodle.

How to Create Group Discussion Forums in Moodle

This documentation will walk you through the steps of creating a group forum in Moodle.

How to Curve Grades in Moodle

This article outlines how to curve grades in Moodle.

How to Customize Your Dashboard

This article outlines how to customize your Moodle dashboard.

How to Customize Your Moodle Dashboard to Display Current Courses

This article provides an overview of how to customize your Moodle dashboard to only display current courses.

How to Duplicate an Item in a Course

This documentation will walk you through how to duplicate an item on a course page

How to Email Your Students through Moodle

This article outlines how to email your students through Moodle.

How to Embed Twitter Widgets into Moodle

This documentation will walk you through the steps of adding the Twitter widget into your Moodle course.

How to Embed YouTube Videos in Moodle

This article outlines how to embed YouTube videos in Moodle.

How to Enable Feedback Files in Moodle

This article outlines how to enable feedback in Moodle.

How to Export Student Grade Data from Moodle

This article walks users through exporting student grade data from Moodle.

How to Extend a Submission Deadline in an Assignment for a Group

This article outlines how to extend a submission deadline in an assignment for a group.

How to Extend a Submission Deadline in an Assignment for a Single Student

This article outlines how to extend submission deadlines in an assignment for single students in Moodle.

How to Extend Test Time or Availability of a Quiz for a Student in Moodle

This article outlines how to extend test time or availability of a quiz for a student in Moodle.

How to Grade Assignments Using the Streamlined Grader

This article outlines how to grade assignments using the streamlined grader in Moodle.

How to Grade Using Single View

This article outlines how to grade assignments in Moodle using the single view method.

How to Import (Copy) Content from Previous Courses in Moodle

This article outlines how to import or copy content from previous Moodle courses.

How to Import Grades from a CSV File into Moodle

This article outlines how to import grades from a CSV file into Moodle.

How to Link Courses Together in Moodle

This article outlines how to link courses together in Moodle.

How to Make Groups in Moodle

This documentation will walk you through how to create groups in your Moodle course.

How to Make Your Moodle Course Available to Students

This article outlines how to make your Moodle course available to students.

How to Paste from Excel to your Moodle Gradebook

This article outlines how to paste data from Excel into your Moodle gradebook.

How to Provide Audio and Video Feedback in Moodle

This documentation will walk you through how to leave audio or video feedback on an assignment.

How to Remove a Grade Item (Column) in Moodle

This article outlines how to remove a grade item (column) from Moodle.

How to Remove a User from a Moodle Course

This article outlines how to remove a user from a Moodle course.

How to Remove the News Forum in Moodle

This article outlines how to remove the news forum in Moodle.

How to Set a Reminder to Grade an Assignment

This article outlines how to set a reminder for grading an assignment in Moodle.

How to Setup Your Moodle Gradebook with Weighted Grades

This article outlines how to setup a Moodle gradebook with weighted grades.

How to Specify Acceptable File Types for Assignment Submissions

This article outlines how to specify acceptable file types for assignments in Moodle.

How to Take Attendance in Moodle

This article outlines how to take attendance in Moodle.

How to Turn Editing On in Moodle

This article outlines how to turn editing on in Moodle.

How to Use the Recycle Bin to Restore Deleted Course Content

This article outlines how to use the recycle bin to restore deleted course content.

How to View Moodle as a Student

This article provides an overview for faculty who wish to view Moodle as if they were a student.

Learner Success & Progress Report

This article discusses the learner success and progress report within Moodle, which reports on a student's cumulative course progress.

Moodle Bug Work Around - Grades Do Not Push to Gradebook when Using Grading Guides or Rubrics

This article outlines a fix for grades not pushing to the gradebook when using grading guides or rubrics.

Needs Grading Report

This article outlines how to access and run the needs grading report, which displays work students have submitted that needs to be graded.

Optional Quiz Lesson - Essay Questions in Moodle

This lesson explains how to add an essay question into a Moodle Quiz.

Optional Quiz Lesson - Matching Questions in Moodle

This lesson explains how to add a matching question into a Moodle Quiz.

Optional Quiz Lesson - Multiple Choice Questions in Moodle

This lesson explains how to add a multiple choice question into a Moodle Quiz.

Optional Quiz Lesson - Numerical Questions in Moodle

This lesson explains how to add a numerical question into a Moodle Quiz.

Optional Quiz Lesson - Short Answer Questions in Moodle

This lesson explains how to add a short answer question into a Moodle Quiz. It is important to know that Moodle treats Short Answer questions as a fill in the blank question.

Optional Quiz Lesson - True False Questions in Moodle

This lesson explains how to add a True/False question into a Moodle Quiz.

Quiz Lesson 1 - How to Create Quizzes in Moodle

The Quiz activity in Moodle enables an instructor to create quizzes comprising questions of various types, including multiple choice, matching, short-answer, and numerical. These directions review the settings necessary to create a Quiz in Moodle.

Quiz Lesson 2 - Adding Questions into a Quiz in Moodle

These directions explain how to add questions into a Quiz in Moodle. These directions were made to follow the directions titled "Quiz Lesson 1 - How to Create Quizzes in Moodle."

The Easy Way to Grade Essay Questions in Moodle

This article outlines an easy way to grade essay questions in Moodle.

Using the Audio & Video Buttons in Moodle

This documentation will walk you through how to use the audio and video buttons in the text editor of Moodle.