Minecraft, officially released in 2011, is a popular sandbox video game where players explore a blocky 3D world and have opportunities to discover and use raw materials while creatively building tools and structures. Minecraft is fun, but it can also enhance learning in a variety of creative ways making it a powerful tool in a teaching librarian’s toolbox. In this webinar,
- Learn the basics of Minecraft including the different game modes: survival and creative,
- Gain hands-on experience using Minecraft Education Edition,
- Discover ways to use Minecraft to teach coding, digital citizenship, social skills, and more.
- Explore innovative projects built on top of Minecraft that can be used to teach advanced skills like reinforcement learning.