Join Mary Cooch for an in-depth discussion in this video Embedding widgets into your course, part of Moodle 2.5 Essential Training.
A widget is a little bit of code that appears in a box on blogs and other sites.…It might show you the weather, links to books on Amazon, provide a quick poll or a…Google map or in the case we're going to…use, display a talking avatar to introduce the course.…Widgets are made on other websites and to embed…them in Moodle we need to grab their code.…In this video, we'll take a look how.…We first of all need to have the editing turned…on, which we've done, either by clicking the button…top-right or in the administration block, clicking the link.…
And then we're going to add a block called an HTML block.…And to do this, we scroll down and from the drop-down menu Add a block.…Choose HTML.…You don't need to know any HTML to be able to use this block.…But it is a very versatile block presenting you…simply with the TinyMCE text editor into, which you…can add content of your choice. In our case widgets.…Blocks are always added at the bottom by default.…Although, as we've seen before, we can click on it, to move it if we want to.…
- Choosing your course layout
- Using the calendar and managing events
- Uploading course materials
- Giving instructions to your students
- Enrolling students
- Creating a discussion forum
- Setting up assignments
- Grading assignments
- Adding quizzes
- Evaluating your courses
- Tracking course completion
- Backing up and restoring courses
Skill Level Intermediate
PowerPoint 2013 Essential Trainingwith Jess Stratton3h 18m Intermediate
Camtasia Studio 8 Essential Trainingwith Chris Mattia6h 19m Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Managing Events
3. Presenting Your Course Materials
4. Getting Your Students on Board
5. Fostering Collaboration
8. Building Self-Marking Quizzes
9. Evaluating Your Course
10. Tracking Progress
11. Course Management
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