Favourite plugins

List of plugins that have been marked as favourite by the Moodle community members.
Name Plugin type Short description Lead maintainer Favourited
Adaptable Themes Adaptable is a highly customisable responsive two column theme designed for use on both large University installations as well as small training companies. Jez H 611
Level Up - Gamification 🏅 Blocks 🔥 🤩 The easiest way to add gamification to your Moodle site! Engage your students! Gamify their learning experience by allowing them to level up in their courses. #gamification #game Frédéric Massart ⭐ 520
Moove Themes Moove it's a modern theme, simple and focused on the main content. You can minimize both side columns to enjoy the maximum of space in your environment. If you like it, please show some love by clicking "favourite" ( ♥ ) below! CONECTI.ME LTDA 483
Interactive Content – H5P Activities Create and add rich content inside your LMS for free. Some examples of what you get with H5P are Interactive Video, Quizzes, Collage and Timeline. Frode Petterson 467
Configurable Reports Blocks This block is a Moodle custom reports builder. You can create custom reports without SQL knowledge. It's a tool suitable for admins or teachers. Juan Leyva 386
Custom certificate Activities Enables the creation of dynamically generated certificates with complete customisation via the web browser. Mark Nelson 374
Fordson Themes The Fordson theme is focused on students going from login to learning, with features that help teachers build better courses and students engage with content. Your school is unique and Fordson provides impressive customizations for a professional and modern learning platform. Try out Fordson and show some love by clicking "favourite" ( ♥ ) ! Chris Kenniburg 360
Essential Themes Essential is a clean and customizable theme. Essential is tested and tried by thousands of users, and ranks number one by site usage for all available third party themes. Gareth J Barnard 355
BigBlueButtonBN Activities Integrate BigBlueButton within Moodle - including record and playback of sessions. Fred Dixon 332
Attendance Activities A plugin that allows an attendance log to be kept. - includes an optional block for easy access to relevant functions. Dan Marsden 296
Aardvark Themes The original 'menubar' based theme for Moodle, evolved for the modern student. NO LONGER BEING DEVELOPED Shaun Daubney 295
Academi Themes Academi is a clever responsive moodle free theme ever suitable for your academy. Academi is a modern and customizable theme for all supported Moodle versions. LMSACE e-learning experts 286
Eguru Themes The Guru of moodle themes e-Guru - ultra responsive moodle theme with multi color pattern is free now in moodle plugin directory.It has stunning features that will be a suitable choice for your educational establishments and coming out with powerful admin theme setting options. LMSACE e-learning experts 281
Tiles format Course formats A course format which displays course topics as "Tiles", in a grid rather than as a list. When clicked, tile content is displayed under the tile with an animated transition. The layout adapts to different screen sizes and orientations. Within each tile, activities can also be set to display as "sub-tiles". For each tile, the teacher can pick an icon from a predefined set, or upload a background photo. David Watson 274
Oauth2 authentication plugin for Moodle (for Moodle 3.2 and earlier) Authentication Sign-in with an Oauth2 provider. The first time you sign-in, a new account is created. Sergio Rabellino 270
Completion Progress Blocks The Completion Progress block is a time-management tool for students. Jonathon Fowler 259
Game Activities The game activity module makes use of questions, quizzes and glossaries to create offer a variety of interactive games. Vasilis Daloukas 254
Snap Themes Snap’s user-friendly and responsive design removes barriers to online learning, enabling you to create the modern, engaging experience user's expect on the web today. Its intuitive layout is optimised for online learning, focusing on the things that matter - your learning activities and content. Open LMS Development 252
evolve-D Themes evolve-D(earborn) is a Moodle theme focused on simplicity and style. Turn on the custom frontpage and your site will sport an impressive and beautiful login page. Once logged in you have complete control over the custom homepage complete with a navigation bar with icons, search, text, slideshow, and more. Chris Kenniburg 240
BCU Themes This is the theme from the moodle site of Birmingham City University. It's based on bootstrap and allows for extensive customisation and some unique features to help improve Moodle's usability. Mike Grant 222
Klass Themes Klass is fully responsive and coded with the latest techniques in HTML5 and CSS3,so it will work on all devices, all browsers, and it does it all seamlessly.Just download and make your e-learn website modern. LMSACE e-learning experts 222
Zoom meeting Activities Zoom is a video and web conferencing platform that gives authorized users the ability to host online meetings and webinars. Jonathan Champ 215
Buttons Course formats Buttons is a course format that creates a menu with buttons to access the sections, one by one. Please favourite ♥! Rodrigo Brandão 214
Questionnaire Activities Custom Survey Creation Mike Churchward 209
LIVE-SCHOOL Blocks Live-School is a free unified communication web platform dedicated for live teaching through real time communication and teaching tools including face to face, classroom, conference, phone, fax, SMS, phone meeting, desktop streaming, movie player, whiteboard, big image zoom, file/folder sharing, all document format import supported like PDF, DOC, EXCEL, POWER POINT. Create unlimited teachers and students and manage automatically your teachers income through an automated payment system. Live-School allows you to cross connect all existing communication protocols transparently from your computer/tablet/smartphone in one click. Franck Chionna 205
Progress Bar Blocks A time management tool for you and your students Michael de Raadt 188
Certificate Activities This module allows for the dynamic generation of certificates based on predefined conditions set by the teacher. NOTE: This plugin is no longer receiving any new features. Only bug fixes are being applied. I have been working on a new plugin which can be located at https://moodle.org/plugins/mod_customcert which allows complete customisation of the PDF via the browser, whereas this plugin requires FTP and PHP knowledge. Both plugins can be installed on a site at once with no issues. Mark Nelson 187
Contemporary Themes A bright and responsive theme especially designed for academic and corporate use. 3i Logic LMS 178
Static Pages General plugins (Local) Moodle plugin which displays static information pages which exist outside any course, imprint or faq pages for example, complete with Moodle navigation and theme Moodle an Hochschulen e.V. 177
Checklist Activities A checklist can be created by a teacher (or generated from the activities in a course) and then the students or teachers can check-off each item as they are completed. Davo Smith 173
Course dedication Blocks This block allows to calculate estimated dedication time of participants within a course. CICEI ULPGC 165
Sharing Cart Blocks **New September 29**: Sharing Cart 3.10, release 8--code problems in release 7 are fixed, and github Issue #101 was tested and fixed. Initial tests are OK in Moodle 3.11. Please report issues in github. This release adds minor fixes/enhancements and improved section copy. The Sharing Cart is a block that enables sharing of Moodle content (resources, activities) between multiple courses on your site. Sharing Cart 3.0 was submitted to Remote Learner for independent vetting and passed May 2016. Includes new interface programmed by Praxis of Denmark, in addition to 'Section Copy' feature and Postgres compatibility (co-funded by Ulm University, Germany and Sapporo Gakuin University, Japan). Don Hinkelman 162
Microsoft Word File Import/Export (Question Format) Question formats Import questions (including images and equations) from structured tables in a Word file (.docx format) into a course question bank, and also export questions to a Word file, allowing for round-trip editing. Eoin Campbell 161
Monitoring of learning plans Reports The main goal of this plugin is to facilitate the work of learning plan managers. It provides an overview of user learning plan, without leaving the page to get information related to this learning plan(such as rating in courses,user evidence,). It also offers statistics by learning plans and competencies. For learning plan templates with a very large number of learning plans (generated from cohorts), this plugin is the best solution, with its advanced filter, it allows you to filter the learning plans by several criterias. Issam Taboubi 159
Grid Format Course formats A modular and visual course format. Hides all topics and creates a grid of icons (one for each topic) with short titles. Clicking on an icon brings up the content from the corresponding topic. Gareth J Barnard 157
Simple Certificate Activities This is a new activity module, Simple Certificate,which no needs to change any code to add a new certificate format, and moodle's administrator don't need to upload image files. The certificate text are full customizable, using special text marks that will be replaced by variables (like student name, course name, grade, ...), don't need to change any translation file. Carlos Alexandre Fonseca 154
Offline Quiz Activities The MC Offline quiz module (mod/offlinequiz) adds paper-and-pencil multiple-choice quizzes to Moodle. In offline quizzes students mark answers to questions on a sheet of paper (the answer form). AMC Academic Moodle Cooperation 153
Scheduler Activities An appointment scheduler for planning face-to-face meetings between teachers and students. Teachers can set up time slots, and students can choose one of these on Moodle. Henning Bostelmann 150
Content Pages Activities The plugin for Moodle (Content pages), was designed so that from it, tutors, teachers and technicians can add content in courses, following usability and accessibility standards. This tool will be responsible for signaling the good practice of adding text, images, multimedia, among others. In it, the content will be distributed in pages, so that the monitoring of the content does not become something exhausting and tiring. The plugin also has a bookmark, so that the participant can be located, based on last logged furthermore allow the inclusion of public or private notes, which the participant can provide feedback on the content studied on the page and enjoy and reply comments from other colleagues. Léo Renis Santos 150
Collapsed Topics Course formats An interchangeable topic or week based format that solves the issue of the 'Scroll of Death' when a course has many topics. Gareth J Barnard 147
Ad-hoc database queries Reports This report plugin allows Administrators to set up arbitrary database queries to act as ad-hoc reports. Reports can be of two types, either run on demand, or scheduled to run automatically. Other users with the right capability can go in and see a list of queries that they have access to. Results can be viewed on-screen or downloaded as CSV. Tim Hunt 147
Grade Me Blocks Shows a teacher all of the assignments and manual quiz questions (essays and file responses) that have been submitted, but not graded. Tyler Bannister 146
Microsoft Word File Import (Atto) Atto Import entire Microsoft Word 2010 (.docx) files, including tables, embedded images and Microsoft Equation Editor equations, cleanly. Also imports LibreOffice and Google Docs files saved to .docx format. Eoin Campbell 144
Onetopic format Course formats Format to course that allows showing each topic in a tab, keeping the current tab between calls to resources, in such a way that when it returns from a module as the blog or the glossary it returns to tab from where you started. This format is based on the Moodle standard format: “Topics”. It accepts edition by AJAX. David Herney Bernal 136
Analytics for Moodle with IntelliBoard General plugins (Local) IntelliBoard is #1 Moodle analytics and reporting plugin today. Knowing what's happening with your LMS helps you to make directional changes that align with your goals - faster and more efficiently. Let IntelliBoard help you with the data points you need to visualize what you need to do. Anatoliy Kochnev 135
Reengagement Activities Allows timed release of content and emails users to remind them to complete course activities. Peter Bulmer 133
Subcourse Activities Subcourse behaves as a graded activity. The grade for each student is automatically fetched from a final grade in another course. This allows course designers to organize the learning content into separate units. David Mudrák 132
AutoEnrol Enrolment Adds functionality to automatically enrol users onto a course, either as they log in to your Moodle site or as they access a course. This plugin was at first intended for use on courses which you want all users to be able to access but can also be configured for more advanced purposes as reserved access courses. Using the new user filtering you can think at Autoenrol as a Swiss Army knife for Moodle enrolments. Mark Ward 130
Boost navigation fumbling General plugins (Local) Moodle plugin which tries to overcome some fixed appearance behaviours of Boost's nav drawer in a clean way Moodle an Hochschulen e.V. 129
SmartKlass™ Learning Analytics Moodle General plugins (Local) SmartKlass™ is a Learning Analytics dashboard for Institutions, Teachers and Students. Its Free! View different info from analytics about Course Performance to LMS Activity / Usage. Individual, Collaborative work & Results, Course evolution and more on a daily basis. We use xAPI 1.0 especification (aka Tin Can API) to collect user interaction with the platform. Our technology analyzes the statements collected using machine learning algorithms and builds dashboards analysis with consolidated user information. Oscar Klassdata 128