Hour of code: A Minecraft tale of two villages

Use basic coding concepts to bring two villages together in this free Hour of Code lesson in Minecraft: Education Edition. Players will experience empathy and compassion for their neighbors, learn about cooperation and inclusion, and practice social-emotional skills. Follow the steps below to get started!

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Set up MINECRAFT: EDUCATION EDITION

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Facilitate an Hour of Code

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step 1: set up Minecraft: education edition

Make sure you have the latest version installed. You can check your version and update if necessary with these instructions.

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STEP 2: GET THE LESSON PLAN

The lesson page includes standards-based learning objectives, a facilitator guide with answer keys, and a video tour.

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STEP 3: FACILITE AN HOUR OF CODE

In this free course, learn how to facilitate an Hour of Code at your school or home.

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Step 4: MORE COMPUTER SCIENCE RESOURCES

Explore this starter kit and free CSTA-based curriculum. Discover how to program with block-coding, JavaScript, and Python in the game.

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