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Bee Creative!

Science

Communication

Creativity

Critical Thinking

Your challenge is to build a pollinator garden in Minecraft.

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Objective

Honey bees have landed in Minecraft: Education Edition! Did you know that bees pollinate approximately one third of the food we eat? Pollination is an important part of the life cycle of many plants that allows them to produce fruit. Your challenge this month is to build a pollinator garden in Minecraft. Plant some crops nearby and watch what happens!

Extensions

-Learn about bee species that live in your area and build a real life pollinator garden.

-Continue your build by using the new beekeeping tools and NPCs to create a sustainable apiary and farm.

-For more bee activities, explore the Build With Bees lesson pack in Minecraft developed with the American Beekeeping Federation's Kids and Bees program. Aka.ms/BuildWithBees