It’s Minecraft Time…Again.

It’s that time in our school year where we embark upon our use of Minecraft within our curriculum. This week we are starting off with our Grade 3 students in planning and building a community full of interconnected¬†systems. Their Unit Of Inquiry is “How We Organize Ourselves” with the central …

Catching Up With Minechat

Minechat has continued on a steady enough pace with educators around the world showing us their Minecraft…worlds. The last episode I posted here was Minechat Episode 9, there have been 6 episodes since then! So lock the door, turn your phone off, feed the cat and enjoy watching these amazing …

Minecraft Minechat Episode 9: Donelle Batty and Students

We head down to Tasmania this week for Minechat. Donelle and her students show us around their (mostly student administered) world. These guys do an amazing job with managing their server. People who administer their own server know that it is not the easiest job in the world to keep …

Minecraft Minechat Episode 8: Miles MacFarlane

So can you work with Minecraft if you don’t have a network in your school? Miles tells us about his experiences with Minecraft in his school in Canada!

Minecraft Minechat Episode 6: Adam Clarke

In this episode we join up with Adam Clarke. Adam is an independent artist who works with schools and community groups in the north of England. Adam has some fantastic projects in the pipeline like a user generated library in Minecraft and a Shakespearean theater just waiting for students to …