Create exciting and interactive science lessons with Packt’s new Moodle book

Science Teaching with Moodle 2: RAW is a new book from Packt that helps teachers with lots of tips and tricks for teaching science using Moodle. Written by Vincent Lee Stocker, this book enables educators to create fun-filled, exciting and interactive science lessons and monitor their students' progress using Moodle's Gradebook function.

Online PR News – 03-February-2011 – – Moodle is a free and open-source e-learning software platform, also known as a Course Management System, Learning Management System, or Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). Moodle was originally developed by Martin Dougiamas to help educators create online courses with a focus on interaction and collaborative construction of content, and is in continual evolution.

Science Teaching with Moodle 2.0: RAW will help teachers to make students' homework more fun and exciting by enabling them to watch videos, participate in forum discussions, and complete quizzes while at home. They will be able to explain difficult scientific notions easily with the aid of animations.

This book provides in-depth knowledge on how to use the DragMath Equation editor, to use mathematical functions, and display molecules to make students understand difficult concepts more easily. Readers will learn to create databases to classify elements, materials and structures. Last but not least it guides in monitoring students with Gradebook and also to theme a site to make it more science-centric.

Packed with practical examples, science teachers with little to no prior knowledge of Moodle, wanting to enhance their lessons will find this book a useful and beneficial read. The book is now available for pre-order from Packt. For more information, please visit: