Learning By Topic KS2: Minecraft and PSHE / Music

PSHE: Video games are a popular hobby and leisure activity in many countries around the world. Some experts say video games have a negative impact on people’s health. Do you think playing video games is bad for children? Why/why not? (Genre of writing; Persuasive)

PSHE: List the educational advantages for children who play Minecraft. What does it help to teach them?

Music: In Minecraft there are sound effects for each movement, tool etc, try and recreate these sounds with items/instruments you have around the house. You could record them and possibly even try and add them to the next game you play!