swirlify is an R package that includes tools for writing and sharing swirl courses. For more information on swirl, visit our website or our GitHub repository.
library(devtools) install_github("swirldev/swirlify", ref = "dev")
We highly recommend using RStudio for authoring swirl content.
library(swirlify) # Create a new lesson and a new course new_lesson("My Lesson", "My Course") # Add content to the lesson in a text editor # When you are finished writing your lesson, add it to the course manifest add_to_manifest() # Convret your course into a `.swc` file so you can share it easily. pack_course()
For extensive documentation on swirlify and tips for writing swirl courses see the swirlify website.
swirl courses have the following structrue:
lesson.yamlfile containing lesson content.
lesson.yamlfile in each lesson directory. Students are prompted with questions in sequential order.
If you have any questions about using swirlify don’t hesitate to reach out to us: firstname.lastname@example.org