Minecraft (2009)

Concept featured in clip: Geology and Geography
Location of clip: (DVD)

Summary of clip: This game is all about exploring the different environments of the Earth with realistic biomes and survival tactics.

Connection of flickclip to the concept:Just from the title, you know you'll be exploring and mining from each layer of the Earth and crafting using realistic resources, in a fun virtual graphic world.
There are also aspects of Botany as they are including more and more farming and plant life throughout the game with dozens of tree types, flowers and plants throughout the world to grow and collect.
Suggestions to teachers:

Questions after viewing:
what is best use of limited resources?"
How does the layer of the Earth effect what minerals you find there?
What environment do certain animals and plants flourish in?