Unofficial Minecraft STEM Lab for Kids : Family-Friendly Projects for Exploring Concepts in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Paperback / softback
Part of the Lab for Kids series
Minecraft + STEM = An unstoppable force for fun and learning!
In Unofficial Minecraft STEM Lab for Kids, you'll find a collection of 48 creative, collaborative projects that make learning science, technology, engineering, and math exciting for the whole family.
Venture off on six action-packed Quests, each with four unique Labs that pair a hands-on activity with an in-game project. Just a few of the exciting things you'll create and learn about: Hands-on activities: Concoct glow-in-the-dark slimeGrow pipe cleaner snowflakesDesign and build a model Martian habitatMix milk and soap to create "fireworks"Make a working volcanoCreate an electromagnet In-game projects:Craft a laboratory to serve as your in-game headquartersCarve a crystal ice castleConstruct a working damDesign and use a custom teleporterBuild an underwater oceanographic field station Start with a lesson on terminology and gameplay, learn how to document Lab activities with sketchnoting, and meet five leading Minecraft experts who share how their experiences with the game have contributed to their success. The popular Lab for Kids series features a growing list of books that share hands-on activities and projects on a wide host of topics, including art, astronomy, clay, geology, math, and even how to create your own circus-all authored by established experts in their fields.
Each lab contains a complete materials list, clear step-by-step photographs of the process, as well as finished samples.
The labs can be used as singular projects or as part of a yearlong curriculum of experiential learning.
The activities are open-ended, designed to be explored over and over, often with different results.
Geared toward being taught or guided by adults, they are enriching for a range of ages and skill levels.
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- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 144 pages, 200 color photos
- Publisher: Quarry Books
- Publication Date: 24/04/2018
- Category: Science & technology: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781631594830