Minecraft Education Edition: National Writing Project

Explore the connections between creative writing and creative gaming in 10 new lessons from the National Writing Project network focused on world building.

LESSONS IN THIS COLLECTION

CONFLICT IN STORIES

Develop story ideas to resolve conflicts.

SETTINGS FOR STORIES

Explore various settings to inspire narrative.

SETTING IN NARRATIVE WRITING

Explore a setting to inspire narrative writing.

DIVING FOR DIALOGUE

Play with dialogue as you solve complex problems.

CHARACTERS ALL AROUND

Meet 3 characters – a farmer, scientist and miner.

WHERE I’M FROM

Use this famous “mentor text” to explore where you

EXQUISITE CORPSE

Playful stories, weird poetry and strange art.

THIS I BELIEVE

Use “mentor texts” to explore beliefs.

6 ROOM POEM MAZE

Explore this maze to inspire descriptive writing.

NARRATIVE IN PERSPECTIVE

Take different perspectives in narrative writing.

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Technology Topics
Video Games
Music, Art, and Language Arts Topics
Poetry, Writing
K-6, Middle School, High School, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

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