Tech: Mac/PC, Minecraft, Java
Skills: Design, Programming
Description: Do you love Minecraft? Why not take the next step and make your own mods? Creating everything from custom blocks, items, mobs, recipes, and even your own mini games, students are introduced to programming by going under the hood of their favorite game. Never coded before? No problem! Students constantly see the result of their growing coding skills in the Minecraft world that they create with their newfound skills, allowing for a creative, engaging approach to coding that fosters design-based thinking.
Prerequisites: Good keyboarding skills and must love Minecraft!
11, 90 minute classes