To help you get started teaching with Minecraft, we’ve compiled some key resources – including sample lessons, starter worlds, training videos, and connections to other Minecraft educators to make the implementation of Minecraft in your classroom as smooth as possible.
Try These First!
Minecraft can help you bring your Language Arts curriculum alive. Try these beginner lessons and worlds to engage your students' creativity, collaboration, and communication skills.
Minecraft: The Mountain
Explore different styles of writing while adventuring through a custom built Minecraft world featuring locations from The Mountain by Max Brooks.
National Writing Project
Explore the connections between creative writing and creative gaming in 10 new lessons from the National Writing Project network focused on world building.
Story Time Coding
Explore the classic fairy tales Hansel & Gretel, The Three Little Pigs, and Jack and the Beanstalk in a new way. Adjust the characters, change the setting, or change the plot in the world using code.
This collection of lessons and worlds is presented to help demonstrate the diverse ways Minecraft can be used to create meaningful and engaging educational experiences in your classroom. Use these activities and worlds as they are or as a starting point to adapt to your students' needs.