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Add an activity or a resource


In Moodle, activities are interactive learning tools (such as, forms, assignments, H5P, etc.) that you can add to your module to engage and assess student learning. Resources are learning objects (such as, books, files, urls, etc.) that you can add to your module to help support student learning.



  1. To add an activity or resource to your module, you must first Turn editing on.Screenshot highlighting where the Turn on editing button is located.
  2. Scroll down to the section you want to add the activity or resource to and select Add an activity or resource.Screenshot highlighting where the Add an activity or resource button is located.
  3. From the pop-up menu, you can search for a specific activity/resource, browse all, or filter based on activity or resource categories. On an activity/a resource, you can use the star icon to favourite frequently used items, and the i icon to find out more about a specific item.
    Screenshot of the Activity Resource popup
  4. Select the activity or resource you want to add to your module page. On the next screen, fill out the required fields and add any other information/settings you want to include.
  5. Once done, select Save and return to course or Save and display.

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