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Learn about the different types of pressure plate inputs in Minecraft. See the differences between stone and wood pressure plates, and weighted pressure plates, gold (light), and iron (heavy).
Minecraft for beginners. Add a door to your house. Interact with objects in Minecraft.
Minecraft Basics (part 2 of 3) Inventory and Building Basics Learn how to build and access your inventory in Minecraft. Fill your inventory slots and
Learn how to download & install Minecraft on your PC or Mac. Set up your first world in creative mode. Learn a few Minecraft controls so you can move around.
Believe it or not, you don’t need to have access to computers to teach kids computational thinking. Students can learn some important practices with just a paper and a pencil. Here’s a project kids can complete without any computer access. Even if you have your Hour of Code project ready to go online, you may want to keep this nearby as a handy backup in case the unexpected happens.