Interactive Moodle

Presenter: Dianne Krause
Time: 9:30AM-11:00AM


Workshop Description

Do you have a Moodle course but are unsure how to create interactive and engaging activities for your students? Interested in learning how to "spiff up" your Moodle so that it is not just a listing of homework and website links? This workshop is for you! Come learn how to create activities, discussion forums, quizzes, questionnaires and more in Moodle!



By the end of this workshop, you will be able to...
  1. Demonstrate understanding of the different ways to "Spiff Up" your Moodle Course by embedding photos, videos, text banners and additional "blocks".
  2. Demonstrate understanding of the items in the "Add a Resource" menu.
  3. Demonstrate understanding of the items in the "Add an Activity" menu.
  4. Create and implement a variety of interactive activities on your Moodle course such as discussion forums, questionnaires, quizzes, assignments, chat, etc.


  1. Introductions
  2. Intro Activity / Questionnaire
  3. Why use Moodle?
  4. Ways to "Spiff Up" your Moodle Course
  5. "Add a Resource" Menu
  6. "Add an Activity" Menu
  7. Experimentation, Exploration & Creation
  8. Wrap-Up & Feedback