Minecraft Minechat: Episode 1 with Joel Levin

Since presenting at 21CLHK I’ve become aware that a whole heap of schools are using Minecraft in some way with their students. I’ve also become aware that there is also a whole heap of schools that don’t but would love to. I’ve reacted to this in two ways: creating a …

Minecraft in the PYP Presentation and Thoughts

Last weekend, Sharyn Skrtic (@Shaza33) and I had the pleasure of presenting on integrating Minecraft in the PYP Curriculum at the 21st Century Learning Conference in Hong Kong. Around 40 people ended up attending our workshop and we had a great time sharing our experiences. It was evident from both …

Minecraft: The Techy Bits

Previous posts on Minecraft: Minecraft: A Journey Minecraft: A Link To Learning   How do you go about setting up Minecraft in your school? This is how I did it. Thanks to @RobinThailand for paving the way and being forward enough to ask hosting companies would they host a Minecraft …

Minecraft: A Link To Learning

When I started the Minecraft class in my school I never set out to drill into students to try and think about using Minecraft in their learning. I knew that is my end goal but for now it was finding the ground work, ironing out creases, and creating the environment. …

Minecraft: A Journey

I’ve had more discussions with students in the last few weeks aboutĀ behaviorĀ and ethical dilemmas than I’ve had in the last two years put together. Working with 20 Grade 3 to 5 students has brought up many interesting situations of communal living and societal issues and I’ve had more opportunities to …