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Empathy towards War Victims

All Ages

Computer Science

Service Learning & Social Good

Social and Emotional Health

This world is an attempt to help war victims and soldiers' families using Minecraft solutions to families.

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avatar Submitted By: Chandni Agarwal

July 21, 2018

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Skills

  • Character
  • Citizenship
  • Creativity

External References

Empathy towards War Victims

Onedrive link to Minecraft World - Babylon Final, which contains the villagers and Minecraft World Solutions

Empathy war Minecraft Scenario Tour

Video link to Minecraft World , Solution for war Victims.

Supporting Files

Stories of Minecraftian Families


Powerpoint presentation for presenting the idea of families who lives in Minecraft World and got solutions to overcome their victimization of War.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will develop their creativity and individual abilities to empathize with given families in need. Students will critically examine model family struggles of War Victims and brainstorm empathetic solutions for them Students will critically select solutions from a brainstorming list to implement for the victim families.

Guiding Ideas

Students will work in group using same LAN and will work in collaboration.

Students will select a case study related to any war such as Syria war victims.

Students will study about the impact of war upon families of Soldiers and the people living close to war places.

Can students develop empathy skills while aiding families in need?

Can students generate a list of solutions for their individual situations?

Can they critically select solutions from that list to implement for their Minecraftian families?

Every student can easily understand that we all suffer hardships and provide solution in the Minecraft World. Students will be presented with different families in Minecraft suffering in different ways, Illness, expanding family, loss of jobs etc.

Students will examine their situation, generate creative solutions, critically examine and choose solutions that will best help and finally implement them while building the family a dream home.

 

Student Activities

Students in pairs will select a case study related to war victims such as Syria War incidence.

During case study they will read/explore the family situation for War victims. War victims can be family of soldiers who lost their life or the people living near the war places. So to help them out , Students will make a list of possible solutions to help them out and will create a list creatively.

After generation of the list they will critically choose the solutions that they feel are technically achievable and best solve the problems the family faces. This could also include complete relocation or farming.

After fully selecting the solutions they wish to implement they will provide this final list to their teacher along with a time frame for completion. Teachers act as the project supervisor and approve the project when they find it suitable solution as Empathy towards War Victims.

Students then spend their allotted time working on the home for the family in Minecraft.

Students can be awarded with the certificate of excellence at the end for providing Excellent solutions.

 

Performance Expectations

Students will select the case study and make a list of all possible problems that may occur as war result.

Students will Brainstorm solutions for the families of War Victims  including farming and relocation solutions

Students will critically select the appropriate solutions for implementation and be able to justify the elimination of solutions

Students will present there chosen solution plan and respond to the improvements in the world.

Students will feel empathy towards the families of war victims and soldiers and to help them in their need.

 

Skills

  • Character
  • Citizenship
  • Creativity

External References

Empathy towards War Victims

Onedrive link to Minecraft World - Babylon Final, which contains the villagers and Minecraft World Solutions

Empathy war Minecraft Scenario Tour

Video link to Minecraft World , Solution for war Victims.

Supporting Files

Stories of Minecraftian Families


Powerpoint presentation for presenting the idea of families who lives in Minecraft World and got solutions to overcome their victimization of War.