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Moodle Course Design Best Practices

Moodle Course Design Best Practices

By: Susan Smith Nash; Michelle Moore

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 17-APR-2014

Insert Date: 19-APR-2014

Slots: 1.0

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Learn the best practices to design and develop interactive and highly effective Moodle courses Explore Moodle’s course development features like themes, social media plugins and archiving content Bring together instructional materials, social interaction, and student management functions in your courses An easy-to-follow guide to help you create or update your Moodle course In Detail Moodle Course Design Best Practices is a practical guide that will teach you how to use the tools available in Moodle to develop unique courses for many kinds of organizations. You will be...

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Moodle 2.5 Multimedia

Moodle 2.5 Multimedia

By: João Pedro Soares Fernandes

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 28-NOV-2013

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Quick and easy ways to add multimedia to your Moodle courses Gives ideas to teachers and trainers on how to use multimedia effectively in Moodle Plenty of screenshots and a step-by-step approach, with tips on how to use simple and free software tools and web applications to improve your course Focus on both the creation of instructional materials and the design of students activities around multimedia where they have an active role in creating, discussing and assessing their work Based on the development of a Moodle course about music, with connections to other subjects and...

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Moodle for Mobile Learning

Moodle for Mobile Learning

By: Mark Aberdour

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 01-OCT-2013

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Connect, communicate, and promote collaboration with your coursework using Moodle Adopts practical ideas for demonstrating how to implement mobile learning with Moodle Empowers you to apply mobile learning in your profession Discover how other organizations have achieved mobile learning success Filled with practical and hands-on tutorials for learning practitioners In Detail Mobile devices have become ubiquitous and offer many new possibilities for learning. Moodle, when combined with a mobile device, opens up a new world of possibilities to teachers, instructors,...

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Instant Moodle Quiz Module How-to

Instant Moodle Quiz Module How-to

By: Joan Coy;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JAN-2013

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2013

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Create Moodle quizzes to enhance learning using practical, hands-on recipes Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results. Create a well categorized question bank to provide the foundation for quizzes Provide extensive learner-centred feedback to enhance learning Use reports to analyze learner results In Detail Enhancing learning experience and improving student success has many instructors searching for effective tools. Moodle Quiz is just such a tool to aid instructors in creating powerful assessment experiences for...

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Das Moodle 2-Praxisbuch

Das Moodle 2-Praxisbuch

By: Carsten Wiegrefe

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Verlag

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2012

Insert Date: 23-MAY-2012

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Das "Moodle 2 Praxisbuch" wendet sich an Lehrende in Schulen, Lehrkräfte in Hochschulen, Kursleitende in Volkshochschulen sowie an Erwachsenenbildner und TrainerInnen in Unternehmen. Als systematische Vorbereitung auf die Arbeit mit Moodle 2 hilft es Einsteigern, die das Lernmanagement-System Moodle kennenlernen wollen, ebenso wie Umsteigern, die bereits Erfahrungen mit vorherigen Versionen von Moodle gemacht haben. Auch Profis finden in diesem Buch wertvolle Informationen zur gründlich überarbeiteten neuen Version von Moodle. Beschrieben werden u.a. die Planung eines E-Learning- oder...

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Moodle 2 for Teaching 7-14 Year Olds

Moodle 2 for Teaching 7-14 Year Olds

By: Mary Cooch;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 16-MAY-2012

Insert Date: 18-MAY-2012

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"Effective e-learning for younger students, using Moodle as your classroom assistant with this book and ebook. Ideal for teachers new to Moodle: easy to follow and abundantly illustrated with screenshots of the solutions you'll build Go paperless! Put your lessons online and grade them anywhere, anytime Engage and motivate your students with games, quizzes, movies, blogs and podcasts the whole class can participate in In Detail Moodle is a very popular e-learning tool in universities and high schools. But what does it have to offer younger students who want a fun,...

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Moodle Gradebook

Moodle Gradebook

By: Rebecca Barrington

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 10-APR-2012

Insert Date: 12-APR-2012

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Set-up and customize the gradebook to track student progress through Moodle Use Moodle’s powerful gradebook more effectively to monitor and report on the progress of your students Customize the gradebook to calculate and show the information you need Discover new grading features and tracking functions now available in Moodle 2 In Detail Moodle, as a learning management system, is used to provide resources, interactive activities and assessments to students. Through the use of the gradebook, Moodle can also be used to store grades, calculate final marks and track student...

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Moodle Course Conversion

Moodle Course Conversion

By: Ian Wild;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 09-DEC-2008

Insert Date: 15-MAR-2012

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"Taking existing classes online quickly with the Moodle LMSNo need to start from scratch! This book shows you the quickest way to start using Moodle and e-learning, by bringing your existing lesson materials into Moodle.Move your existing course notes, worksheets, and resources into Moodle quickly then improve your course, taking advantage of multimedia and collaboration.Moving marking online – no more backbreaking boxes of assignments to lug to and from school or college. Requires no prior knowledge of Moodle; but even experienced Moodlers will find this useful for converting 'paper'...

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Moodle 2.0 First Look

Moodle 2.0 First Look

By: Mary Cooch;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-SEP-2010

Insert Date: 19-JAN-2012

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Discover what's new in Moodle 2.0, how the new features work, and how it will impact you Get an insight into the new features of Moodle 2.0 Discover the benefits of brand new additions such as Comments and Conditional Activities Master the changes in administration with Moodle 2.0 The first and only book that covers all of the fantastic new features of Moodle 2.0 In Detail Moodle is currently the world's most popular E-learning platform. The long-awaited second version of Moodle is now available and brings with it greatly improved functionality. If you are planning...

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Moodle 2.0 Course Conversion

Moodle 2.0 Course Conversion

By: Ian Wild; ;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 16-NOV-2011

Insert Date: 23-NOV-2011

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"A complete guide to successful learning using Moodle 2 Move your existing course notes, worksheets, and resources into Moodle quickly No need to start from scratch! This book shows you the quickest way to start using Moodle and e-learning, by bringing your existing lesson materials into Moodle Demonstrates quick ways to improve your course, taking advantage of multimedia and collaboration Requires no prior knowledge of Moodle, even experienced Moodlers will find this useful for converting ‘paper’ resources and face-to-face lessons into Moodle In Detail Schools,...

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Moodle 2.0 for Business Beginner's Guide

Moodle 2.0 for Business Beginner's Guide

By: Gavin Henrick; Jeanne Cole; Jason Cole

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 03-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 03-NOV-2011

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Implement Moodle in your business to streamline your interview, training, and internal communication processes The first book that shows how to use Moodle in a corporate environment Practical examples allow you to set up Moodle in your business with ease Well-known companies that have implemented Moodle for staff training share their experiences in the form of case studies Use Moodle for recruitment, training, group activities, and much more In Detail Many people will recognize Moodle as a Virtual Learning Environment that can be used in schools to teach lessons and...

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Moodle 2 Administration

Moodle 2 Administration

By: Alex Buchner;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 28-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 01-NOV-2011

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" An administrator's guide to configuring, securing, customizing, and extending Moodle A complete guide for planning, installing, optimizing, customizing, and configuring Moodle Learn how to network and extend Moodle for your needs and integrate with other systems A complete reference of all Moodle system settings In Detail Moodle has evolved from an academic project to the world's most popular virtual learning environment. During this evolution, its complexity has risen dramatically and so have the skills that are required to administer the system. Moodle 2...

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Moodle 2.0 Multimedia Cookbook

Moodle 2.0 Multimedia Cookbook

By: Silvina P. Hillar;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 26-OCT-2011

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Add images, videos, music, and much more to make your Moodle course interactive and fun Learn how to add photographs, videos, animations, and much more to make your Moodle course even more interactive Embed 2D or 3D maps, interactive or static charts, resources, assets, videos, bitmaps, and photographs into Moodle courses Learn how to design and work with podcasts, audio assets, sound, music, and screencasts and integrate them into Moodle Part of Packt's Cookbook series, which is ideal if you want to follow clear recipes to quickly add effects to your course without the need...

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Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide

Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide

By: Nicholas Freear

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 26-OCT-2011

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Use Moodle to create quizzes, puzzles, and games to enhance the learning ability of your students A beginner's guide with lots of practical examples Learn how to create a wealth of exciting activities to make teaching and learning fun Minimize the stress of lesson planning with lots of exercises that can be used again and again Written to Moodle 2, the examples in this book can also be used in previous versions of Moodle In Detail Moodle is a virtual learning environment that is being used in more and more schools worldwide. It is ideal for teaching a younger age group as...

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History Teaching with Moodle 2

History Teaching with Moodle 2

By: John Mannion;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-JUN-2011

Insert Date: 17-OCT-2011

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Create a History course in Moodle packed with lessons and activities to make learning and teaching History interactive and fun Follow the creation of a history course that includes activities for all age groups, with subjects ranging from the medieval times up to the fall of the Third Reich Make your students ' homework more exciting by enabling them to watch videos of historical documentaries, participate in group discussions, and complete quizzes from home Save time by transforming your existing lesson plans into interactive courses Monitor your students' progress using the...

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Moodle® For Dummies®

Moodle® For Dummies®

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 03-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 23-SEP-2011

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The fun and friendly guide to the world's most popular online learning management system Modular Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment, also known as Moodle, is an online learning management system that creates opportunities for rich interaction between educators and their audience. However, the market has been lacking a simple, easy-to-understand guide that covers all the essentials of Moodle?until now. Using straightforward language and an entertaining tone to decipher the intricate world of Moodle, this book provides you with the resources you need to take advantage of all the...

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Moodle JavaScript Cookbook

Moodle JavaScript Cookbook

By: Alastair Hole

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-APR-2011

Insert Date: 23-SEP-2011

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Overview of Moodle JavaScript Cookbook Learn why, where, and how to add to add JavaScript to your Moodle site Get the most out of Moodle's built-in extra—the Yahoo! User Interface Library (YUI) Explore a wide range of modern interactive features, from AJAX to Animation Integrate external libraries like jQuery framework with Moodle In Detail Moodle is the best e-learning solution on the block and is revolutionizing courses on the Web. Using JavaScript in Moodle is very useful to administrators and dynamic developers as it uses built-in libraries to provide the modern...

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Moodle 2.0 E-Learning Course Development

Moodle 2.0 E-Learning Course Development

By: William Rice;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-AUG-2011

Insert Date: 08-SEP-2011

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A complete guide to successful learning using Moodle The new edition of the best selling introduction to using Moodle for teaching, updated for Moodle 2.0 Straightforward coverage of installing and using the Moodle system, suitable for newcomers to Moodle as well as existing Moodle users who want to get a few tips A unique course-based approach focuses your attention on designing well-structured, interactive, and successful courses Configure site settings, set up the front page, create user accounts, and create courses In Detail Moodle is the leading Open Source...

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Science Teaching with Moodle 2.0

Science Teaching with Moodle 2.0

By: Vincent Lee Stocker;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 18-MAR-2011

Insert Date: 06-JUL-2011

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Create interactive lessons and activities in Moodle to enhance your students' understanding and enjoyment of science Follow a sample course to see how lessons, groups, and forums are created Make your student's homework more exciting by enabling them to watch videos, participate in group discussions, and complete quizzes from home Simplify the teaching of difficult scientific notation using animations Monitor your students' progress using Gradebook In Detail Moodle is an open source virtual learning environment that is becoming increasingly popular in schools...

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Moodle Security

Moodle Security

By: Darko Miletić;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 10-FEB-2011

Insert Date: 08-MAR-2011

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Learn how to install and configure Moodle in the most secure way possible Follow the practical examples to close up any potential security holes, one by one Choose which parts of your site you want to make public and who you are going to allow to access them Protect against web robots that send harmful spam mails and scan your site's information Learn how to monitor site activity and react accordingly In Detail Moving your classes and resources online with a Learning Management System such as Moodle opens up a whole world of possibilities for teaching your students. However,...