This course is available for CodeMaker camp teachers

  • Plan includes: 18 Courses
  • Grades 3-8
  • Marketing materials
  • Multiple location support
  • Automatic assessment
  • Teacher guides


Unleash mythical creatures in the Minecraft world with behavior modifications. Apply to Run Camps

  • Grades 3 - 5
  • 6 lessons
    • Web
  • Tynker Blocks
  • Beginner Course
Course includes
  • 6 lessons
  • 34 activities
  • Enhanced Creativity Tools
  • Automatic Assessment
  • Tutorials and Reviews
  • Coding Puzzles
  • DIY Projects
  • Quizzes
  • Answer Keys
No previous coding experience required.


Learn to build Minecraft add-ons and mobs with custom behaviors. Deploy your creations on Minecraft for Windows 10 and iPad.
No prior programming experience required.

What Students Learn

  • Day 1: Get introduced to basics and create characters from ancient Greece such as Cerberus, Chimaera, and Pegasus.
  • Day 2: Bring the myth of Atlantis to life with cecaelia, mermaids, and the trident.
  • Day 3: Explore Japans's mythology with the kappa, kitsune, and nekomata.
  • Day 4: Unleash the terrors of Transylvania - vampires, werewolves, and gargoyles!
  • Day 5: Create mythical creatures such as Quetzalcoatl, phoenix, and the thunderbird.

Technical Requirements

* Online courses and lesson plans require a desktop computer, laptop computer, Chromebook, or Netbook with Internet connection and a Chrome (29+), Firefox (30+), Safari (7+), or Internet Explorer (10+) browser. No downloads required.
1. The Basics
8 activities
Learn how to make and apply skins and resource packs.
2. Ancient Greece
5 activities
Create behavior packs that make simple modifications to Minecraft mobs.
3. Rivalry in Atlantis
5 activities
Use the behavior editor to make mobs imitate each other.
4. Land of the Rising Sun
5 activities
Learn to use events to change mobs' behavior on the fly.
5. Terrors of Transylvania
6 activities
Make one mob transform into another and then back.
6. Feathered Flyers
5 activities
Program your mobs to fly and cheat death.