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TEACHERS: Using the Choice Activity
by Lee Nelson - Friday, August 22, 2014, 12:45 PM
 

The Choice activity is a simple one multiple choice question or poll. A Choice activity could be used to survey student’s prior knowledge, interest, opinion, study habits, technology access at home, etc. You can also use the Choice activity to provide students with a choice in selecting a topic, group, project, or activity, and you can limit the number of students who are able to select each choice.Read the rest of this topic

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TEACHERS: Use the Aiken format to create Moodle quiz questions
by Lee Nelson - Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 8:09 PM
 

If you would like to use Moodle for a simple true-false or multiple choice quiz, review, or self-check, the Aiken format is a quick way to write your assessment items. (Other questions types are available in Moodle, but not using the Aiken format.)

  1. Use a text editor to type your questions using the Aiken format.Read the rest of this topic

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TEACHERS: Show or Hide your Moodle course
by Lee Nelson - Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 3:25 PM
 

A course that you are not teaching this year can be hidden from view. Anyone assigned the TEACHER role for the course can still see and edit the course, but it will be invisible to STUDENTS and GUESTS.

Admin block - edit settings

  1. In the course, go the Administration block and click on Edit settings.
  2. In the Visible option, pull down to select Hide.Read the rest of this topic
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