Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide is available now.
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Moodle is a virtual learning environment that is being used in more and more schools worldwide. It is ideal for teaching a younger age group as interactive lessons enable children to learn quicker and with greater ease.

Timeline widget on Moodle.org

Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide will help you to adapt your existing lesson plans to online Moodle courses and will give you ideas to create new activities, quizzes, and puzzles to make the learning process fun and interactive for young children. More from Packt.

Language : English
Paperback : 291 pages [ 235mm x 191mm ]
Release Date : October 2011
ISBN : 1849513287
ISBN 13 : 978-1-84951-328-9
Author : Nicholas Freear
Topics and Technologies : All Books, Beginner's Guides, e-Learning, Moodle, Open Source

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What you will learn from this

What you will learn from this book

* Create a course and find your way around Moodle
* Use the Moodle Database module to create story-telling activities
* Create visual spot-the-difference exercises using the lesson module
* Embed visualizations of historic and time-based events, using the SIMILE Timeline widget
* Add fun games including word-search and hidden picture puzzles to your courses
* Explore how to embed Flash-based puzzles to Moodle
* Combine face-to-face teaching with online activities in a classroom environment