Access is nice to offer to your principal, who cansee the course
, but can’t
alter it by mistake.A new feature is completion tracking, which youcan turn on here.At the bottom, click on
set to go.
Now you’re looking at your basic Moodle page
. This will be a little different for each installation.6.
Concentrate on the center for now.
The top “topic” is always News. Unlike D2L and other LMS (Learning
Management Systems)/CMS (Content
Management Systems)/ VLE (Virtual Learning Environments), the “new
” won’t show directly there. Students have
to click on the News Forum and then on the individual thread. My 8
graders never read what I post there, so I
don’t use the News Forum. If you don’t want to use it, click on the Eye next to the News Forum and this will
makethe forum invisible to everybody but you.This is a good time to describe these icons, which areassociated with each activity/resource, but only show if you have clicked on
Turn Editing On
means to indent the item.
(Once it’s indented, you’ll have the choice to un
indicate that you want to move the item.
Click and drag this to move the item it’s n
ext to.This is a big change from Moodle 1.9.The
means Edit. This allows you to change the name and the content of this particularactivity/resource.The
means you can copy the activity
a new and very handy feature to use once y
ou’ve got it just the way
you want it.The
means delete this item. You’ll be asked if you REALLY want to delete this.
means this is an item that students can see.
The eye closed
means you can see it, but studentscannot. This is a toggle.The
give you a place to change the roles assigned to the activity
this is an advance feature to ignorefor now.7.
let’s create a unit of study
. Use an empty topic (not the news topic, because you can’t move it
). It lookslike this.The number indicates the topic number.
The square in the top right corner
, if clicked, will make all but the toptopic disappear (usually this happens by accident
click it again and everything shows again. The