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Unofficial Minecraft STEM lab for kids : family-friendly projects for exploring concepts in science, technology, engineering, and math / John Miller and Chris Fornell Scott.

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  • 2 of 10 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library J794.8 M (Text) 39493108358310 Juvenile New Nonfiction Checked out 11/20/2018
Eden Library J 794.8 M (Text) 31554010373362 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Etowah Branch J793.93 M (Text) 33258009911270 Juvenile Nonfiction In process -
Fletcher Branch J793.93 M (Text) 33258009911261 Juvenile Nonfiction In process -
Henderson Main Branch J793.93 M (Text) 33258009911252 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out 12/01/2018
Madison-Mayodan Public Library J 794.8 M (Text) 31554010373370 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out 12/01/2018
Oakley/South Asheville Library j794.8 MIL (Text) 0020511826354 Juvenile New Nonfiction Checked out 11/17/2018
Reidsville Library J 794.8 M (Text) 31554010373388 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out 11/14/2018
Stoneville Library J 794.8 M (Text) 31554010373396 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Watauga County Public Library J 794.8 MIL (Text) 50502200617383 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out 11/30/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631594830
  • ISBN: 1631594834
  • ISBN: 9781544413686
  • ISBN: 1544413688
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Beverly, MA : Quarry Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Notes for parents and teachers -- Why STEM? -- How to use this book -- Sketchnoting: incorporating visual thinking -- Game mechanics for parents -- The Minecraft skill set -- Quest 1. Pistons, rails, and redstone: LAB 1: Redstone laboratory -- LAB 2: All aboard -- LAB 3: Gravity impact -- LAB 4: Piston powers -- Quest 2. Construction zone: LAB 5: Map maker -- LAB 6: Let there be light -- LAB 7: Crystals -- LAB 8: Catch a wave -- Quest 3. The sky is not your limit -- LAB 9: Mars Space Station -- LAB 10: Zipline -- LAB 11: Weather Watcher -- LAB 12: Explosions everywhere! -- Quest 4. Rocks, minerals, and gems: LAB 13: Layers of the earth -- LAB 14: Iron Age -- LAB 15: Volcanic activity -- LAB 16: Land of the giants -- Quest 5. Cycles in science: LAB 17: Egg farm -- LAB 18: Build a battery -- LAB 19: Create an ecosystem -- LAB 20: Quantum physics -- Quest 6. Engineering challenge: LAB 21: Code Your commands -- LAB 22: Chain reaction contraption -- LAB 23: Pocket solar system -- LAB 24: Under the sea -- Extras: Glossary -- Lab Connections to STEM classroom standards -- Resources -- About the authors.
Summary, etc.:
"In Unofficial Minecraft STEM Lab for Kids, you'll find a collection of creative projects that make learning science, technology, engineering, and math exciting and fun for the whole family. Start with a Minecraft lesson that gets beginners up to speed on terminology and gameplay. Then venture off on six action-packed Quests, each with four unique Labs that pair a hands-on activity with an in-game project. Look to the sky, dig beneath the ground, explore cycles in science, and engineer solutions to design challenges! Learn to document your Lab activities with sketchnoting, and how to screencast and narrate videos to share with family, friends, and other Minecrafters. Enjoy Minecraft together--and harness its powerful potential for learning--with Unofficial Minecraft STEM Lab for Kids"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Minecraft (Game)
Science > Study and teaching > Activity programs.
Technology > Study and teaching > Activity programs.
Engineering > Study and teaching > Activity programs.
Mathematics > Study and teaching > Activity programs.

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