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Moodle Help

This guide is designed to assist Earlham faculty with Moodle questions.

Add Assignment

You can add assignments for your students to turn into Moodle, and then you can grade the assignments and provide feedback in Moodle as well. In addition, you can collect assignments in class and use Moodle to add grades, and if you choose, you can provide feedback in Moodle. The assigned due dates will appear in the calendar. 

  1. Under the Administration section of your course, click Turn editing on.
  2. From the drop-down option, Add an activity, click on Assignment.
  3. On the Adding a new Assignment page, add an Assignment name (required).
  4. You can add a description, additional files, dates the assignment is available and/or due, and submission types. In addition, you may select more options like grades (ex. points).
  5. Select all of the options for your assignment, and then click Save and display.  

Set up a Workshop

Workshop allows peers to review and/or grade other students' assignments.

  1. Under the Administration section of your course, click Turn editing on.
  2. From the drop-down option, Add an activity, click on Workshop.
  3. On the Adding a new Workshop page, add a Workshop name (required). 
  4. Other options are provided, including description, submission settings, etc. Click on the question mark next to the option for more information. 
  5. After selecting all of the options you want, click Save and display.

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