If your kids like Minecraft®, don't miss LearnToMod, which teaches children computer coding by "modding" Minecraft!
Who is it for?
Homeschoolers, ages 8 to 12, but it can be modified for use with older and younger students.
Teachers of students in grades 3 to 7
Kids everywhere love Minecraft®, which makes it the perfect vehicle for teaching a wide variety of topics.
You'll be surprised at how motivated and excited your children will be about learning math and writing!
What is included?
This WriteCraft unit uses Minecraft-related topics as a motivation for writing. It includes 10 writing prompts which cover a variety of genres, and each prompt comes with some instruction and a pre-writing activity. Also included are some Minecraft-themed notebooking pages and a collection of online resources for writing.
Includes 27 pages of writing prompts, pre-writing activities, notebooking pages, and online resources.
Minecraft® Perimeter Unit
This MathCraft unit uses Minecraft in 13 pages to teach perimeter and area. It includes information for parents and teachers, lessons in both perimeter and area, guided practice, independent practice, and the opportunity to build in Minecraft and use what was built to demonstrate knowledge of perimeter and area. An answer key is also provided. MathCraft is intended for children between the ages of 8 and 12, but it can be modified for use with older and younger students.
Minecraft® Geometry Unit
This elementary mathematics unit incorporates activities and images to engage your child in the study of geometry. Colorful original graphics add interest that makes it easy to learn the basics of different types of basic angles. Applications to the popular video game Minecraft™ are included to extend learning beyond the unit. In addition, tasks are assigned to use real world objects to practice their new skills and demonstrate mastery. A parent instruction sheet and an answer sheet are included for parent/teacher use. (8 pages counting cover, appropriate for ages 8-12)