Explore coding concepts with Minecraft's MakeCode in Education Edition. Master player movement, inventory use, and Agent coding with chat commands.
Find comprehensive teacher prep and classroom presentations in the Supporting Files link at the end of this section. Simply click the link to download the Zip file and extract the files. Keep in mind we have broken this first Unit into three lessons. The files you download will apply to all three lessons in this unit, so you will not need to redownload them in the next two lessons of Unit 1.
🎯 Learning Objectives:
Describe coding concept
Utilize Microsoft MakeCode in Minecraft
Maneuver player & inventory
Code the Agent for various actions
🏫 Guiding Ideas:
Computing with Minecraft: Unit 1 - The Agency offers an immersive introduction to coding, Minecraft: Education Edition, and the MakeCode editor. Students will creatively code their Agent for exciting game actions.
🎒 Student Activities:
1️⃣ Lesson 1: Get Familiar with Your Agent
- Code a Conversation with Your Agent
- Ask Your Agent to Come to You
- Make Your Agent Turn
Supporting Files: https://epsilonlearners.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/07/computing-the-agency_1849.zip