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25 Real Ways Minecraft is Being Used in the Classroom

25 Real Ways Minecraft is Being Used in the Classroom | Games and education | Scoop.it
From math to art to geography and even quantum mechanics, Minecraft is turning bland subjects into incredible immersive learning experiences.
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Minecraft Guide: Getting Started with Minecraft via (How To Geek)

Minecraft Guide: Getting Started with Minecraft via (How To Geek) | Games and education | Scoop.it
Minecraft is one of the bestselling video games of all time but getting started with it can be a bit intimidating, let alone even understanding why it’s so popular. In this edition of How-To Geek School we’re going to help you get started with the game (or at least understand why your kids love it so much).

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Why Minecraft is more than just another video game

Why Minecraft is more than just another video game | Games and education | Scoop.it
Minecraft's creators revealed this week that the blocky freeform building game had 33 million users. It can easily become an obsession.

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giovanni nulli's curator insight, September 7, 2013 10:12 AM

Detailed article from bbc.

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Minecraft: The video game that builds kids' brain cells

Minecraft: The video game that builds kids' brain cells | Games and education | Scoop.it
Microsoft's popular video game Minecraft helps kids learn everything from programming, science and math to art, languages and history.

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Norton Gusky's curator insight, April 18, 2016 12:58 PM
CNET special report on educational uses of Minecraft
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Minecraft and Game Based Learning (Shelly Terrell)

Find resources at http://shellyterrell.com/webinars/ & http://Bit.ly/eltlinks & http://www.pearltrees.com/shellyterrell/minecraft-edu/id12593241

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