For Educators and Researchers On This Page Getting Started New to Minecraft? Not sure what it is? Check out this tutorial Curriculum and Lesson Plans Want to assemble your own curriculum? Use a combination of the resources below! Click the photo above here to see our educator walk-through series. Longer curriculum materials to help you run your own camp or class! Read this to get started. ICAN student learning prompts and configuration files Shorter WHIMC Server Astronomy Learning Module See the latest exoplanet discovery methods and traits! An online learning activity where students explore methods of exoplanet discovery and analysis Books on “What If” astronomy scenarios by Neil Comins Past Fab Lab 3D Printing and Collaborative Design Camp How to best use Minecraft for STEM Learning activities(coming soon) The companion educator guide for the PBS Nova Exoplanets lab to help instructors create lesson plans and align to standards Video on “What if the Moon Didn’t Exist” by Neil Comins ComputerCraft Lua Coding Camp scenarios and lesson plans Minecraft timeline animation Research Through Design Resources Sample Data Collection Instruments Astronomy Knowledge Assessment Pre-Survey Questions ICAN Prompts and Plugin Configuration Files Example Interview Protocol Learning Environment Design Process How to convert NASA’s 3D models of the Martian surface into a Minecraft world! Datapacks are a great way to create “alien” looking worlds that use the built-in Minecraft generation engine!