* We use Minecraft Edu in class, similar to the home version, but with classroom management and student moderation tools.
* Laptops are connected to our own local network, and not connected to the Internet.
* Students’ projects, resource files and software will be available for download from our website a week after the completion of the course.
Age: 10 and up Prereq: Minecraft experience
Learn Java programming with Minecraft! You will design and program your own Minecraft. mods such as swords, tools, blocks, foods, biomes, achievements, and mobs. For every item, block or creature, you design the graphics, then modify the Java code to quickly program their new features. Learn the fundamentals object-oriented programming such as object instantiation, call methods, parameter definitions, and run loops, without being bogged down with typing hundreds of lines of code.