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Increase Screen Timeout

By default, the Surface Pro screen will go to sleep after 5 minutes of inactivity. Follow these s...

New Student Scheduling

Welcome to Martin Luther College! The information found on these pages will help you get register...

Types of Quiz Questions

Multiple Choice Students pick correct answer from a list. Question can have one or multipl...

Layout and Navigation Basics

Course Layout Explained Turning Editing On 1. Enter the course site you want to edit. 2. Cli...

Initial Gradebook Setup

Gradebook Overview   Categories Weights Moving Items Grade Scale Aggregations Moodle all...

Tracking Student Activity Using Reports

Reports Moodle provides several tools for giving you feedback about student activity. Moodle's R...

Deleting Activities or Resources

When an activity or resource is outdated or will no longer be used for the course, it can be dele...

Initial Communication with Students

For online courses, please contact your students about two weeks prior to the start of the semest...

Resource Types

Resources are how you give students access to information on your Moodle course page. You can als...

File Resource

PDFs, Word Documents, Images, Spreadsheets, and more can be added to the course page for students...

Adding a Link to a Webpage in your Moodle Course

Nearly anything with a web link can be shared to your Moodle course page. Instructions Log in...

Adding a TA

A Teachers' Assistant (TA) can be added to courses to assist with various instructional duties. ...

How Students Can Contribute Files or Links

If you wish to have students contribute to your Moodle site, it is possible, but not very intuiti...

Fixing Orphaned Activities

After importing and opening up a course, sometimes activities appear as orphaned. Please follow t...

Add Course Sections to a Meta-Site

Meta-courses can be reused from one semester or year to the next by removing the sections that ar...

Use Groups in a Discussion Forum

Groups can be used in a Discussion Forum to limit the number of posts an individual student inter...

Permanently Deleting Old Courses

Most online instructors do not want to delete a course site right after they have taught it since...

Course Surveys

A common end-of-course survey is conducted at the conclusion of all online courses in order to ga...

Showing Hidden Content

Hidden content cannot be seen by students. Content needs to be made visible before students can s...

Activity Types

Activities are things that you want the students to do in your online classroom. Unlike Resources...