Creating a main glossary


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Creating a main glossary

With every course that you teach, there are going to be many terms and concepts that you need to convey to your student. It'll be very helpful if you had contextual help for those terms so that any time the student encountered those terms throughout their course, they would be able to get directly to a definition or detailed explanation as to what that term or concept is. And in Moodle there's an activity type called Glossary that is perfect for this style of teaching. To get started building your main glossary, be sure that editing is turned on.

And then in the header block of your course, click on the dropdown menu for Add an activity and select Glossary. For the name of this glossary, we will simply type in Course Glossary. For the Description, we'll type in Main course glossary of terms and concepts. Go ahead and scroll down in the page and let's look at the various different settings and options that we have available to us within the glossary.

The first option asks us...

Creating a main glossary
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Creating a main glossary provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Chris Mattia as part of the Moodle 2.1 Essential Training for Teachers

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Education + Elearning
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