Redstone Engineering Beginners and Intermediate Grades 2-6
In Minecraft, Redstone blocks are used to build levers, wires, torches, repeaters etc. Redstone is an innovative part of the game that makes Minecraft an incredibly educational and engaging game for the player. The students are "crafting" devices, gadgets and contraptions within the game to outpace, outthink and outlive their competitors. Using Redstone, players will learn how to build circuits, signals and levers. Their mission will be to develop a sound understanding of the crafting recipes, and outsmart the other players through their ingenious contraptions. Students rely on engineering ideas and their wits to overcome obstacles laid out throughout the course to complete their jobs. Minecraft is a sandbox game by Mojang. It gives the player little or no restrictions allowing the player to move and express themselves in the game. Redstone engineering is a class that is a MUST for every student. Students discover their potential because it makes understanding theories of science, math, engineering and technology effortless and engaging.
Prerequisite- Must have completed a Minecraft CLUB with Computerwisekids, exception for students in Grade 4 & 5 who have 3+ years experience playing Minecraft.