FOR UK (ENGLAND) TEACHERS & EDUCATORS

Minecraft: Education Edition supports the UK (England) curriculum through immersive and rewarding game-based learning. This page is designed to help UK teachers and educators identify content that aligns to UK curriculum and standards.

Minecraft: Education Edition is an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive environment.  Teachers from around the world are using Minecraft in their classroom to successfully:

  • Increase student engagement
  • Provide opportunities for creative exploration
  • Facilitate classroom collaboration
  • Connect learning to tangible outcomes

Introducing Minecraft to UK (England) Teachers and Educators

Watch the short introductory video to understand how Minecraft can support teachers and educators in the UK (England).

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Minecraft Learning Content Mapped to UK (England) Curriculum

These suggested activities take advantage of Minecraft’s capabilities to complement and enhance classroom teaching. Click on the link below to download a guide for a specific UK Key Stage 2 Curriculum Guide.

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Sustainability & Climate Education

Minecraft: Education Education’s Climate Futures worlds were created in conjunction with the UK Met Office. These worlds map to the Key Stage 3 curriculum in England and provide a valuable resource for supporting Climate Science and Education.

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Computer Science Curriculum

Hour of Code 2021 ‘Timecraft’ has been specifically designed to support the National Curriculum for Computing aims at Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3. You can access the Timecraft world and teacher support materials here.

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