CourseArc blocks (*not installed by default)

Name of BlockPurposeTypeScoringTrackingGradedFeedback
AccordionsFormat content into chunksDirect Instruction
AudioLink to or embed audioDirect Instruction
CertificateCreate a certificate for each studentCertificate/Badge
ChecklistAdd a checklist for learners to check off as they complete itemsActive Learning/
Assessment


Automatic
Citation (formerly CC Attribution)Cite a sourceDirect Instruction



ClassificationAssess students by classifying an item to a categoryActive Learning/
Assessment
AutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
ClozeAdd fill-in-the-blank style questionsAssessmentAutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
& Text/Automatic
ContentCreate formatted text/equationsDirect Instruction
FlashcardsInsert flashcards—all at once or stackedDirect InstructionAccess
Flashcards with ImagesInsert flashcards w/ images—stackedDirect InstructionAccess
Generic VideoLink to or insert a videoDirect Instruction
Graphic OrganizerCreate a note-taking activity for students, table formatActive LearningCompletion
Graphing*Assess students using a graphing questionActive Learning/
Assessment
AutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
HTMLEmbed or create custom codeVaries
Icon and Link to Popup TextCreate a link to a modalDirect Instruction
Icon and Text Create a visual cue/directionsDirect Instruction
ImageInsert an imageDirect Instruction
Image HotspotsContextualize imagesDirect InstructionAccess
Image LabelingAssess students by identifying parts of an imageActive Learning/
Assessment
AutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
Image MatchingAssess students by identifying parts of an imageActive Learning/
Assessment
AutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
Instructor NotesCourse page notes for content editors and instructors




Interactive CategorizationAssess students with a 2 or 3 category sortActive Learning/
Assessment
AutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
Interactive GraphsCreate graphs and chartsActive Learning
Interactive MatchingAssess students with a text-based matching activityActive Learning/
Assessment
AutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
Markdown*Enter text in code language that will not be translated to HTMLDirect Instruction
PollPoll students, one question, share/hide summary of responsesActive Learning
QuizAssess students with a quiz with a variety of types of questionsActive Learning/
Assessment
Automatic
Correct/Incorrect
& Text/Automatic
Quiz Bank QuizAssess students with a quiz with a variety of types of questions pulled from a designated quiz bankActive Learning/
Assessment
Automatic
Correct/Incorrect
& Text/Automatic
QuoteEmphasize a quoteDirect Instruction
ReadSpeaker*Enables text-to-speech (requires a ReadSpeaker subscription)Direct Instruction
RubricCreate a rubricInstruction
Section BreakBreak the wrapping of an image blockPage Layout
Self CheckCreate individual questions to assess student learningActive Learning/
Assessment
AutomaticCorrect/Incorrect
& Text/Automatic
SlideshowCreate a slideshow with a series of images and captionsActive Learning
StandoutMake a chunk of content prominently stand out on a page; can have a button with a linkDirect Instruction
SurveyElicit learner responses using customizable surveys. Responses can be set to hide or share with learners. Learner responses may be anonymized.Active LearningCompletion
TabsFormat content into chunksActive Learning
Vimeo PlayerLink to or embed videoDirect Instruction
WritingAssess students with a writing question/essayActive Learning/
Assessment
InstructorCustom/Manual
YouTube VideoLink to or embed videoDirect Instruction
Zip EmbedEmbed custom content in Zip formatVaries


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Note: The Graphing, Markdown, and ReadSpeaker blocks are not installed by default. ReadSpeaker requires a subscription.