Minecraft: A Morning of Creativity

A session at BIT16 - BringIT,Together 2016

Wednesday 9th November, 2016

9:00am to 11:50am (EST)

What can we create, given unlimited blocks and (virtually) unlimited friends? As a learning space, Minecraft promotes collaborative, imaginative play, and offers an incredibly extensible platform for Mathematics, Literacy, Art, History, Geography, Science, Music, Computer Programming. Explore storytelling, simulation, mapping, music composition, architecture, coding and machine building. Join with the @gamingEDUs to play and learn about unleashing the creativity of your students through the magic of Minecraft within Creative Mode.

Participants should bring a computing device capable of running a version of Minecraft. (Windows or Mac preferred. If you have a tablet device, please download Minecraft PE from your devices App Store prior to the workshop.)

About the speakers

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☻ Andrew Forgrave

Educator, EdTech Advocate bio from Twitter

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Diana Maliszewski

TDSB TL, ICT & PLC fan, Tw nut, and user of many short forms! See http://mzmollytlsharespace.pbworks.com for more info. bio from Twitter

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Jen Apgar

Special Educator: Teaching with Tech, Making Connections, Exceptionally Optimistic, Inquiring Mind, Problem Solver, Question Asker - Thirsty for Learning bio from Twitter

Next session in Fallsview A

1pm Minecraft: An Afternoon of Exploration by Diana Maliszewski and ☻ Andrew Forgrave

14 attendees

  • ☻ Andrew Forgrave
  • Veronique
  • Penny
  • Jodee Monkhouse
  • Jen Apgar
  • Donald LeBel
  • Patrick Coxall
  • Jared Bennett
  • Larissa Ulisko
  • Diana Maliszewski
  • Oye-Sem Won
  • Nina
  • Sandro Buffone, PMP, ITIL
  • Tanya Scratch

6 trackers

  • Chantal Picard
  • Brigitte Goure
  • Jackie Leardi
  • Katelane Frohlick
  • Lena Cybulskie
  • Stéphanie Girard

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Time 9:00am11:50am EST

Date Wed 9th November 2016


Fallsview A, Scotiabank Convention Centre

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