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Minecraft Pi

In this resource you will explore the virtual world of Minecraft Pi, the special edition of Minecraft made for Raspberry Pi.

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Getting started with minecraft pi

What you will learn

  • Access Minecraft Pi and create a new world
  • Use the Python programming environment IDLE to connect to Minecraft Pi
  • Use the Minecraft Python API to post text to the chat window, find the player’s coordinates, teleport and build structures
  • Use variables to store IDs for different types of blocks
  • Experimenting with placing different types of blocks with special attributes

What you will need

  • Software installation of Raspbian

Curriculum alignment for this project

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You can also download printable version of the full curriculum.