8-10 yrs old
11-13 yrs old
Climate & Environment
Welcome to the Animal Research Center a place where students can learn all about animals in different habitats (biomes) and the challenges they face.
June 23, 2020
Lesson 1 World
Lesson 1 Educator Guide
Welcome to the Animal Research Center a place where students can learn all about animals in different habitats (biomes) and the challenges they face. Students will go out into the field to interact and learn more about wild animals. But before that, students will familiarize themselves with all the tools they have at their disposal.
Activity 1: Minecraft eye fitness test
Activity 2: Minecraft navigation
Activity 3: Meet the Agent!
Activity 4: Agent move!
Activity 5: Agent move up!
Bonus activity: Advanced simulation
Upon completion of this lesson students should be able to answer the following questions:
1. What key on your keyboard summons your Agent?
2. How many steps of pseudo code did it take to solve the Bonus Activity?
3. What does the “On chat command” do?
4. What did ‘learning the directions the Agent moves in’ help you accomplish in the Lesson 1?
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