What is H5P?

H5P is a web-based platform that enables the creation and sharing of interactive content such as quizzes, presentations, and multimedia learning experiences. H5P provides a library of interactive templates and content types, making it simple to create and customize content without needing extensive technical skills.

Accessibility & Privacy

If using this tool, including the following links in your course help meet Quality Matters (QM) Standards 6.4 and 8.6, respectively:

Additional Information

Please consult Penn State Courseware for actions needed for authorization.  

At a Glance

person Availability: Students, Faculty, Staff

paid Cost: Free with Limited Options

smartphone Mobile App: No

web Canvas Integration: Yes

dvr Supported Technologies: Computer, Mobile device, Webcam, Microphone, Internet

alarm Learning Curve: 30 mins

Practical Applications

Pedagogical Goals:

  • Disseminate Info / Deliver Content
  • Increase Student Collaboration Outside of Class
  • Increase Student Participation
Associated Teaching Activities:
Polling Polling One Sentence Summary One Sentence Summary Muddiest Point Muddiest Point Memory Matrix Memory Matrix Exam Wrapper Background Knowledge Background Knowledge & Misconception Check Application Cards Application Cards