Tech Academy – Minecraft Game Design Camp
Date: June 27th to June 30th
Grade Level: 1-5th
Fee: $120.00 *Please write the activity name in memo line of check (50% financial assistance available to families who qualify for free/reduced lunch benefits)
Don’t just play Minecraft! Turn Minecraft from a game into a visual learning tool! This class will reinforce problem solving skills and spatial cognition through learning to create in-game puzzles, mazes, and obstacle courses.
Student will learn basic game design skills while they collaborate to build Adventure maps, as well as some advanced features of Minecraft, such as Command Blocks. This class has a strong emphasis on creativity, exploration and cooperative learning experiences. Students will be able to take their custom worlds home on a flash drive, and will be able to continue to develop these worlds on their home computers. Please bring a drink & snack daily.
Advisor/Community Resource: Tech Academy
Registration Deadline: June 15th