Right Brain Curriculum presents Metrocraft! Students learn math, economics, civics, geometry and technology as they work together to create a city within a virtual Minecraft Education world. While certainly a fun game, Minecraft is also a limitless platform for students to learn academic skills in a highly engaging virtual environment. In this problem-solving class, students design their own house and business within a virtual city as they learn about budgeting, profit and loss, and supply and demand and consumer markets.
As they serve on a city council, they study how laws are made and work together to create and vote on a city constitution of laws. Students use mathematics and geometry to construct a working urban environment. They must problem-solve as they serve on a city council responding to natural disasters and challenging urban issues. STEM skills have never been so fun! Please note this class is online!