Friday, 30 October 2015

Quest #24 Roller Coaster

Roller Coaster
This challenge is all about building roller coasters that you can ride on using mine carts. You will have to use red stone to power the carts on some slopes. How many powered rails do you need to get up different slopes? Share how you design and build these powered sections, along with screenshots of your roller coaster.


Saturday, 19 September 2015

Quest #23 Design The Home of The Three Bears

Three Bears Home Design
Do you know the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears? Of course you have! Well I built a home for them the way I imagined it must look like. Your challenge is to build the home of the Three Bears.
How will you show the different sizes in the kitchen and bedroom?
Send me screenshots or describe your build in the comments.

Friday, 11 September 2015

INTERFACE Junior Awards – Minecraft 2015

It time to show off your skills and enter the INTERFACE Junior Awards – Minecraft competition, which closes on the 6 November 2015. You can win a Parrot Mini Drone Rolling Spider for your classroom. You will need a teacher to help you enter.

There are four categories: 

  1. Your Dream Classroom
  2. Your Dream School
  3. Freestyle
  4. New Zealand Buildings

After the closing date, please send us a copy of your entries for our blog.

Thursday, 10 September 2015

Quest #22 Survive 3 Nights

Your challenge is to survive 3 nights in Minecraft Survival:
  • without sleeping
  • by staying outside

THEN… share your experience as a comment below. 

  • Did you make it? 
  • What was your worst moment? 
  • What was you best experience?

Thank you, Cameron and Cullen, for the idea.