8-10 yrs old
11-13 yrs old
14-18 yrs old
Students work in teams of 5 to create a model of the water cycle. Once complete, they use the structure block to export the model as a 3D model.
February 3, 2018
Scholastic Study Jam! The Water Cycle
A Water cycle review song that features key vocabulary.
Requirements list for students
A list of the requirements for the completed project. Used as a slide.
Water Cycle Rubric
Rubric for evaluation.
How does water change over time via the Water Cycle?
What is the water cycle?
How can I use Minecraft EE to model the process that happen in the water cycle?
Students will watch a review of the Water Cycle before starting, and will create a plan before logging into Minecraft to build their models.
Requirements and Assessment Value for their build:
Students will create an accurate model, export it as a 3D model using the Structure Block (Directions here: https://education.minecraft.net/support/knowledge-base/mee-3d/, and be able to explain what they have modeled.
Attached rubric can be shared with students and used for evaluation.
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