General Description

Advanced Applications of Minecraft is the next step to create and build in Minecraft Education Edition and Pocket Edition. Expert educational guidance is given to help you with your conceptual ideas on builds that deal with different subject matter and guidance towards you exploring and developing your own diversified resources.

Audience

This product is for all teachers in all disciplines

Teaching Standards

2.6.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Information and Communication Technology (ICT):  Use effective teaching strategies to integrate ICT into learning and teaching programs to make selected content relevant and meaningful,

3.4.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Select and use resources:  Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning.


Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing Advanced Applications of Minecraft in the Classroom will contribute 6 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of NSW Curriculum/Early Years Learning Framework addressing standard descriptors 3.6.2 and 3.4.2  from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1: Getting Started on Design

    • Introduction

    • Questions

    • Minecraft Map Download

    • Refresh Those Skills

    • Designing with a Purpose

    • 'Mine'-storming

    • Lesson Plan

  • 2

    Module 2: Advanced Redstone

    • Magical Powder

    • Magical Circuitry

    • Redstone Circuitry

    • Magical Machinations

  • 3

    Module 3: Challenge Maps/Quests

    • What is a Challenge Map?

    • Command Blocks

    • Storytime

  • 4

    Module 4: Using Minecraft for Assessing Syllabus Outcomes

    • Minecraft Assessment?!

    • Assessment Planning Template

    • Across the KLAs

    • Meeting Outcomes

  • 5

    Module 5: Setting Up Group Builds

    • Setting Up a Server

    • Issues That Could Arise

    • Server Etiquette

    • Activity

  • 6

    Module 6: Flipped Classrooms and Self-Directed Student Activities

    • 21st Century Learning Practice

    • Flipping the Classroom

    • Activity

    • Design a Group Task

    • Final Module Section

    • Activity

    • Student build

  • 7

    Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

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