Minecraft Earth lets users aged 10 and up bring Minecraft into the real world. Students can build amazing objects in tabletop mode and place them in the real world at life size. They can populate their builds with unique mobs like the muddy pig and moobloom. They can collaborate with other builders and create communal masterpieces together, or team up and go on mini adventures. They can explore a new side to their local neighborhood and watch it evolve over time. Available for iOS and Android mobile devices, this augmented-reality game gives students a whole new world to discover! Cost: Free, with in-app purchases offered
Each month we publish blogs and several newsletters full of digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned to the most in June.
A generation of children grew up playing settlers heading west on the Oregon Trail. They remember it mostly for the moment their party died of dysentery. Now, a new spin on the wagon train game focuses on more accurately representing Native Americans and includes new storylines and playable Native American characters.
Available at no cost, the Harmony SEL program is designed to foster communication, connection, and community, both inside and outside the classroom, and develop boys and girls into compassionate and caring adults.