Minecraft Education Edition: Setting in Narrative Writing (National Writing Project)

Explore a setting to inspire narrative writing.

Inspired by a desert biome with unexpected surprises, players explore the role of setting in narrative writing.

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Students build to make a distinctive setting for collaborative game play and world-building.

Students tour a virtual setting to explore the role of setting in narrative writing.

Students generate ideas for using settings to establish situations and to develop experiences within their own writing.

Students develop ideas for building in Minecraft to add details to a setting.





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Technology Topics
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Music, Art, and Language Arts Topics
K-6, Middle School, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade

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