Virtual STEAM Academy Program: Minecraft Club: Game Design Level 1

Explore new worlds and learn new skills!


Weekly on Thursdays for 4 weeks

  • Thursday 10/8 3:30pm-5:15pm (CST)
  • Thursday 10/15 3:30pm-5:15pm (CST)
  • Thursday 10/22 3:30pm-5:15pm (CST)
  • Thursday 10/29 3:30pm-5:15pm (CST)


Current 2nd & 3rd Graders


Online- Private Zoom link included in registration confirmation email

Group Size

4-8 Students


Parents welcome!



(*Separate Purchase of "Minecraft: Java Edition" account for $26.95 is required)

Class Curriculum

Beginning MinecraftThis fun 4 week class is perfect for Minecraft Beginners who are ready to UP their game!  Students will explore Hardcore mode, building in Survival Mode, and creating a Minecraft Roller Coaster.  They'll also learn the process of utilizing Redstone and how it relates to their roller coaster.

Each 1 hr 45 min class meeting consists of two 45 minute lessons with a 15 minute break in between.

*This class' curriculum is similar to our Camp Adventures in Minecraft Game Design for 1st-3rd graders. 

Tech Requirements

  • Reliable internet connectivity
  • Webcam for Zoom meeting
  • "Minecraft: Java Edition" account- must be purchased HERE.

*PLEASE NOTE: a "Bedrock Edition" Minecraft account will NOT work.  Bedrock Edition includes Minecraft for mobile phones, XBox, iPad, etc.  Java Edition has significantly more mods, add-ons, and overall flexibility which our students LOVE!

Minimum tech specs for success: