1. How to collaborate and communicate on web based projects with global colleagues
2. How to self-direct their learning in a games-based environment
3. How to employ computational thinking to build functioning machines in Minecraft
Students from geographically remote schools collaborate and construct technical creations in Minecraft as a learning platform.
1. Students plan, design and collaboratively create structures and functioning machines in Minecraft
2. Students learn how to communicate and collaborate effectively in web based projects.
3. Students have real global audiences for their creations.
4. Students run virtual excursions for other schools in their Minecraft world creations.
All of the work by students in this project is documented on their blog at http://callaghan-minecraft.blogspot.com.au/
A dedicated website on Minecraft can be found at https://sites.google.com/site/minecraftrhhs/