Through My Eyes: Final Musings on Minecraft Math
ECI 832 / Major Project / Through My Eyes

Through My Eyes: Final Musings on Minecraft Math

“A motivated learner can’t be stopped.” -Marc Prensky Minecraft merges learning outcomes with the motivation of a game that has limitless potential for creativity and collaboration.  Our major project has been marked by many highlights, memories and learning.  In this final installation of Through My Eyes, I look back on the essential questions that inspired our … Continue reading

Through My Eyes: Launch Week
ECI 832 / Major Project / Reflections / Through My Eyes

Through My Eyes: Launch Week

Some might have wondered at the conversations overheard in my room this week… Me: “I just destroyed one of those big green guys.” Student: “Oh, that’s a zombie!” Me: “Eeeew! There’s this weird.. something… I don’t know what it is… that the zombie left behind!” Student: “Oh.  That’s just a piece of zombie flesh.  Go pick it up!  You … Continue reading

ECI 832 / Major Project / Through My Eyes

Through My Eyes: Looking Back (Pt. 2)

“Through My Eyes” is a series of posts that highlights strands of the Minecraft Math experience from two unique perspectives: my eyes as a teacher, and Terri’s eyes as an administrator.  We are hopeful that our shared yet unique experiences and perspectives adds interest and strength to our overall project.  In Part 1 of this … Continue reading

ECI 832 / Major Project / Through My Eyes

Through My Eyes: Looking Back (Pt. 1)

“Through My Eyes” is a series of posts that will highlight strands of the Minecraft Math experience from two unique perspectives: my eyes as a teacher, and Terri’s eyes as an administrator.  We are hopeful that our shared yet unique experiences and perspectives will add interest and strength to our overall project.  This is our … Continue reading