Pirate Maps & Ships MINECRAFT version: 8+ Student Class

Learn how to create pirate treasure maps and use Minecraft to design and build your own Pirate Ship

Class information

In this online class you will learn about Pirate Treasure Maps and Ships, code a compass with Micro:bit, and use design your own ship in Minecraft.

Age suitability

This class is suitable for students in Grade 3+ (Age 8+)

Notes to teachers, parents and supervisors:

This is class has three sections. Students are given self-paced challenges and tasks to do in-between the Teacher presentations. Students can add comments to ask questions and seek help.

You have unlimited access to this class for 30 days - across any and all devices you own.

  • Teachers: Contact STEM Punks about 1 year terms (School students check with your teacher if you need longer)

Computer / Tablet requirements:

For this class you will require a tablet, Laptop or Desktop PC or Mac with an updated copy of Minecraft. You will also need access to the Google Chrome Browser.

Your Educator

Jonathan Nalder
Jonathan Nalder

STEM Punks Chief Futures Officer . Mars Society Ambassador . Global Teacher Award shortlist
Over 22 years in Education, Jonathan has seen how Learning, digital tools, and futures thinking transform lives - and just as the fully digital and automated era begins, he has dedicated himself to helping students and Schools transition successfully to this new era in big picture and practical ways. Jonathan loves Star Wars, learning about space, 3D design and everything about STEM.

Co-Author: Damien Aldridge

During his 10+ years experience as a teacher, Damien has developed a passion for STEM education and education reform. He is engaged as a speaker in Australia, Asia, and the USA, with a mission to inspire tomorrow’s innovators.


Frequently Asked Questions

How long do I have access to the course?
You have access to this class 30 days after the class signup date.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 7 days and we will give you a full refund.
What if I miss or can't attend a live class?
No worries, all the live classes are recorded and you have access to them 7 days after the class finishes to view in your own time.

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