Gradebook: Add a Manual Grade Item (Work Outside of Moodle)

A manual grade item populates a gradebook with work that occurs outside of Moodle: Work hosted elsewhere, such as required emails or outside tools from publishers (without setup or available plugins); Extra credit on top of normally graded work, such Continue reading

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Files: Quickly Add Resource Files

This is ideal for the following sorts of files: Word Documents PowerPoint Files Compressed Zip Files Images Any type of file you just want to make available for your students to download Please do NOT upload videos directly to Moodle! They Continue reading

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Duplicate an existing Resource or Activity

This process is ideal for creating more than one, similarly configured activity or resource for consistency of content.   

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Controlling Visibility in Moodle

If you’re working on an item that’s a Work-in-Progress you don’t have to have it where students can see it and potentially get confused or worried about the content. You can hide content so you can work on it or Continue reading

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Find Course Categories & General Course Searching

Find Whole Categories of a Course Type This will be most relevant to Administrative Assistants, Instructional Leads or those who have been assigned to help transfer content for one or more classes in a department. Note: Assumes you are enrolled Continue reading

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Using The Text/HTML Editor: Atto

The text editor (sometimes referred to as the ‘HTML editor’ or even ‘Atto’) has many icons to assist the user in entering content. Many of these icons and functions should be familiar to anyone who uses a word processor. Some Continue reading

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Working with the Staging Area in Moodle

Your Staging Area is a place for you in Moodle, on request it is created by the Moodle Administrator (online@clackamas.edu) and is a great place to keep copies of courses, personal or shared DEV courses and sandboxes to experiment in.

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