Mountain House

Mountain House

All Ages

Art and Design

Computer Science

Math & Economics

Build artfully with concentration and exact measurements. Groups work with blocks to build an imaginative house in the mountains.

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January 17, 2018


  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Project Based Learning

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to use Minecraft to build a house.
  • Learn how to project the construction plan.
  • Learn how to do a map with a legend.

Guiding Ideas

How to construct a house.

How to measure the plan.

How to project the house in paper.

Student Activities

Use math activities make it possible to measure the length and height of the house.

Art activities allow students to develop the idea and project plan in advance.

Construct in Minecraft  using based on the project plan

Collaborate on different parts of the project and the groups work so they can do a final plan before the building.

Performance Expectations

Students will present the final product in photos explaining the work done by every group.

They will show why this house is build in this form.

Students will explain the tools used to draw the project plan and the meaning of the colors used in this house.

They will tell the coordinating work done by every group


  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Project Based Learning