Art and Design
The ancient world, the new wonders, the natural wonders or any of the Wonders of the World are brought to virtual life by students in "Wonder World"
January 30, 2017
Long BBC Documentary on the 7 Ancient Wonders
A lengthy but deep look at the 7 ancient wonders
The New 7 Wonders of the World
Video showing students the new 7 Wonders of the World
The 7 Natural Wonders of the World - 2011
Here is the list of the winning 7 along with the finalists.
Wonder World - .MCWORLD FILE (Download this)
World file with spawn point and directions.
Project Title Card
What makes a structure or creation a "Wonder?"
What makes a geographical event a "Wonder?"
Can students work collaboratively to recreate one of the 21+ Wonders?
Can students work collaboratively to create their own Minecraft Wonder or identify geographies in Minecraft that could win the title of Natural Minecraft World Wonder?
Students will research the 7 ancient, new and natural wonders of the world
Students will collaboratively recreate in Minecraft one of these 21+ wonders
Enrichment: Students will create their own Minecraft Wonders or identify odd geographies that are wonders in Minecraft.
Students will actively research
Students will apply research to form their own definition of a Wonder of the World
Students will recreate in detail one of the 21+ world wonders
Students will apply research and understanding to create their own Minecraft Wonder