Adding a Page to Your Course Moodle ISU


The page resource allows you to create an internal webpage using the html editor included with Moodle ISU.

This guide will help you to:

Add a Page to your Course

  1. Turn editing on. For more information, see Moodle ISU Overview.
  2. Locate the week/topic in which you wish to add the page.
  3. Click  Add an activity or resource.


  1. Select Page.


  1. Click Add.


  1. Type the name of the page in the Name field.  This will display to the students on the course homepage.
  2. In the Description field, Type a description of the page.

Note: Unless you check Display description on course page under the description window, students will not see the description.


  1. Type the content you would like shown on the page into Page content. Use the editor to add color, underlining and other text formatting.

Note: Hover over the icons to see the title of the tool.  

  1. You may also use html formatting – Click on the html letters in the third row to open a window that accepts html code.



  1. Display page name will display the name of the page to students.
  2. Display page description will show the description of the page to students.


Common Module Settings

For more information, see Groups and Groupings.

Restrict Access

For more information, see Conditional Release/Restricting Access.

Activity Completion

For more information, see Completion Tracking.

To save:

  1. Click Save and display to view the file.  
  2. Click Save and return to course to be taken back to the main course page.
  3. Click Cancel to delete the page.

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Note: The new resource will always appear at the bottom of the list within the week/topic you have chosen.

For more information, visit Page resource.

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