SNAP: Activities & Resources: Add a HotPot Activity

HotPotatoes (HotPot) is a free software tool that allows instructors to make quizzes and other activities like crossword puzzles. For more information, and to download the program, visit the Hot Potatoes Home Page. You will need to create the activity in the Hot Potatoes program and save the file before adding it to Moodle.

To Add a HotPot Activity:

1. Log into Moodle and select your course.

2. Select Create Learning Activity at the bottom of the page.

SNAP create learning activity


3. Select HotPot from the Activities list and click Add.

SNAP hotpot select


4. Choose a Name and click the Add a File icon next to the Source file section.

SNAP hotpot add file


5. Open the Upload a file tab from the left side of the pop-up window. Then click Choose File... and select the desired HotPot quiz file from your computer.

SNAP choose file


6. Click the Upload this file button at the bottom of the file picker window. Then select Save and Return to Course on the Adding a New HotPot page.


For more information on how to add a HotPot in non-SNAP theme, please see the following link: Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: Add a HotPot Activity


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