Adam Clarke, André Chercka, Colin Gallagher, Dan Bloom, David Lee, Eric Walker, James York, John Miller, Shane Asselstine, Stephen Elford, Victoria Bennett
Learn how educators are using Minecraft as a powerful instructional tool to engage students and teach subjects as varied as math and humanities.
This book offers ten classroom projects from teachers using Minecraft to teach math, science, languages, and more. Each project includes learning objectives, project organization and tasks, and ideas for reflection and assessments.
You’ll also find detailed instructions for setting up and running a Minecraft server in the classroom, both the regular and the popular MinecraftEdu versions.
In this book, you’ll discover
What Minecraft is and why it’s such an engaging tool for the classroom.
How to set up and administer servers that students use for their projects.
What MinecraftEdu is, how to set up and manage it, and how to use its teacher controls.
Techniques for using the game in special-education settings.
Step-by-step instructions for printing 3D models of your classroom projects.
Ways to use the game in a variety of different subject areas.
An Educator's Guide to Using Minecraft® in the Classroom: Ideas, inspiration, and student projects for teachers
Publishers: #PeachpitPress (Peachpit Press)
Genres: #Teaching (Pedagogy)