This toolkit is a work in progress as we learn what is working and as we identify problems that MindRisers are having we will continue to add to the toolkit. The toolkit covers 3 main areas Teaching tools to assist you in class, Design Thinking tools to help you spark the creative talents of your MindRisers and Creative Technology Guides and Howto's to support you in getting started with the Minecraft, Sway, Video etc.
Whether you are just starting out teaching with creative technologies or you are a seasoned pro. We have something for you including pre-baked teaching plans using Minecraft based on the history curriculum.
This section contains the process and methods of design adapted for the context of MindRising. The toolkit offers new ways to approach projects in an intentional and collaborative way. We are focusing on driving collaboration and learning through sharing into the approach to projects.
CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY GUIDES & HOWTOS
This section contains all you need to know about the tools required for MindRising. Minecraft setup and teacher guides, Sway getting started and guides, Video creation and editing.
Click on the image to be taken to the One Note folder that will take you through the steps in researching and using Dublin Castle Minecraft world in class or at home.
Click on the image to be taken to the One Note folder that will take you through the steps in researching and using the GPO Minecraft world in class or at home.
DESIGN THINKING TOOLS
CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY GUIDES