Coding & Tech
Writing, Presentation & Minecraft Camp (Only Java Edition)
In this a week-long Writing & Minecraft camp, students will develop writing skills by embracing their passion for gaming, creating, and expressing. In the end, they will have digital writing products including screenshots from Minecraft.
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9 reviews for this class
Completed by 46 learners
5x per week
over 1 week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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Not an official Minecraft product. Not approved or associated with Mojang.
In this Writing, Presentation & Minecraft camp, students explore ancient civilizations or fantasy worlds to become inspired writers, presenters, and builders in Minecraft. Students will become time travelers, inventors, and creators. They will practice various writing genres, They research the setting, develop characters and contents, outlining the story or presentations, writing the draft, revising and editing with peers, and building all the scenes in Minecraft. Students will experiences...
Playful Digital Learning consists of people with a passion for teaching, gaming, and technology. We strive to inspire creativity, model reflection, and empower students to learn through play. Our teachers often have experience teaching both in person and online and many are pursuing or have received degrees in education. The founder of Playful Digital Learning, Yoonhee Lee, has done extensive research on game-based literacy learning. She has a variety of teaching experience in K-12 and adult contexts in Korea and the US. She is currently teaching pre-service teachers in Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at ASU. Lead Teacher, Ashtyn Dial, graduated from Arizona State University with a Master's in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. She has worked with children for several years and has taught many subjects including game development, language, writing, music, and more.
No external homework is needed, but the kids are welcome to add to their ideas and research after class time if they want.
Students will need to download Minecraft Java Edition and Zoom. They will also need a microphone and a camera for video communication.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
- Google Doc
- Google Slide
7 hours 30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Students will receive information for our own private Minecraft server.
Students will need to download Minecraft Java Edition and Zoom. They will also need a microphone and a camera for video communication.We highly recommend to use the mouse for playing Minecraft Java Edition.
Playful Digital Learningcollaborative, creative, and tech-infused learning
309 total reviews
804 completed classes
Playful Digital Learning consists of people with a passion for teaching, gaming, and technology. We strive to inspire creativity, model reflection, and empower students to learn through play. We offer an educational environment that fuels...