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    • MSP2 Tech Talk: Moodle for Middle School Tom Jenkins
    • Quick Poll
      • Rate your Moodle experience level
        • A. I haven’t worked with Moodle at all as an instructor
        • B. I have set up a page and have experimented a little bit with Moodle
        • C. I have my own Moodle course that I use on a regular basis
        • D. I am a “Moodle Master”
    • What is Moodle?
      • Moodle is a free and open source e-learning software platform
      • Somewhat similar to Blackboard or WebCT
      • Over 28,000,000 users registered in over 2,500,000 courses
    • Why is it called Moodle ?
      • M odular
      • O bject
      • O riented
      • D ynamic
      • L earning
      • E nvironment
    • What is the purpose of Moodle?
      • Moodle is designed to help educators create online courses with opportunities for rich interaction.
      • Educators have the ability to tailor each course to his/her style and needs.
      • Its open source license and modular design mean that people can develop additional functionality.
    • What do you need for Moodle?
      • An in house server or paid hosting site
      • Can work on different OS.  Even free Linux.
    • What can you do with Moodle?
      • Use Multiple Graphical Themes and Dynamic Nature to Create a Useful Tool
      • Create Different Activities
      • Post Several Types of Resources
      • Multiple Forms of Assessment
      • Gather, Store, and Share Data
    • Course Theme and Structure
      • Blocks with columns (individual modules)
      • Downloadable Apps
    • Blocks
    • Activities
    • Resources
    • Forms of Assessment
      • Both informal and formal
        • Upload Assignments
        • Blogs/Journals
        • Choice
        • Flashcards
        • Questionnaires
        • Surveys
    • Quiz
    • Data
    • How Have I Used Moodle?
      • I have used Moodle over the past 3 years to teach classes at Indian Valley Middle School and Wittenberg University
      • I have used it to teach graduate level Technology for Teachers, 8 th Grade Science, 5 th -8 th Grade Technology, and will be using it this year for 5 th & 6 th Grade STEM
      • Also Student Council and Washington DC Trip
    • What Types of Moodle Activities Have I Done?
      • Download and Upload Single Assignments
      • Download Freeware
      • Surveys
      • Forums (to communicate with each other or while I’m out)
      • Links to Websites
      • Reminders/Checklists/Rubrics
      • Post Pictures
      • Archive PowerPoints for later viewing
      • Posting Podcasts
      • Quizzes
      • Embed Videos
      • Wikis
    • Download/Upload Assignments
    • Links to Websites/Freeware
    • Forums
    • Reminders/Checklists/Rubrics
    • Posting Pictures
    • Archive PowerPoints
    • Podcasts
    • Quizzes
    • Embedded Videos
    • Wikis
      • Allows collaboration not only in one class but between classes and grade levels
    • Safety Features
      • Built-in Backup
      • Authentication methods
        • (Enrolment Key, Guests or no guests)
      • Enrollment methods
      • Content Filters
    • Additional Resources
      • http://moodle.org/
      • http://playpen.moodle.com.au/moodle/index.php
      • http://www.buddyproject.org/resources/moodle/default.asp
      • http://moodle.buddylearning.org/moodle/
    • Additional Questions?
      • Please feel free to ask
    • Contact Information
      • Email: [email_address]
      • Post to Wall: http://msteacher2.org/