Intro to Moodle

Instructor: Dawn Lillis
Date: June 25-27—9:00am-12:00pm
Location: Elton Gregory Middle School, Room TBD
Target Audience: Teachers
Learn the basics of Moodle and how this content management tool can be integrated into your instruction. Teachers will learn how to set up and add content to their own course and investigate ways this tool can support classroom learning with an online format.

Leave this Summer Institute session with a Moodle page work-in-progress that you can actually use with your students.
Link here to see an example of a Moodle page. Select "log in as a guest" to see the page.

Day 1: What is a Moodle
Create student assignments and activities
~~how to upload an existing MS Word document (student worksheet)
~~how to create a forum discussion based on an Internet reading source
~~time to "dabble" and work on your Moodle page

Day 2: Making your Moodle page come alive
Embedding Web 2.0 tools
~~Create a Voki and embed
~~Create one of many other Web 2.0 tools and embed
~~time to "dabble" and work on your Moodle page

Day 3: Moodle as a teacher management tool
Quizzes, Questionnaires, and grading how-to's
~~Set up a Quiz
~~Set up a Questionnaire
~~Grading student work
~~time to "dabble" and work on your Moodle page