Minecraft Education Edition: Characters All Around (National Writing Project)

Meet 3 characters – a farmer, scientist and miner.

Inspired by meeting characters in-world, players will consider details that can help introduce character development in their own writing.

Learning Objectives

Students meet three characters and tour their houses to make inferences about the characters.

Students analyze the characters’ homes and possessions in order to discover character traits.

Students write and build to develop characters.

Students develop ideas for writing and building characters.






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3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade

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