Minecraft: Building with Bees - Habitats

Build your Very Own Minecraft “beetopias”!


In this lesson, students will apply their knowledge of bees’ lifelong needs to build Minecraft “beetopias” to support and grow their very own bee colonies.


  • Students will list the four stages of a bee’s life
  • Students will describe what a bee needs in order to survive
  • Students will identify common threats to bees’ survival

Curriculum Connections Summary

  • Ontario - Mathematics - Science
  • Quebec - Science & Technology
  • New Brunswick - Science
  • Nova Scotia - Science
  • Alberta - CTF and Science, Technology & Society
  • British Columbia - ADST and Science
  • Manitoba - Science
  • Prince Edward Island - Science
  • Saskatchewan - Science
  • Newfoundland & Labrador - Science
  • Yukon Territories - Follow's B.C.'s Curriculum
  • Northwest Territories - Follows Alberta's Curriculum
  • Nunavut - Follows Alberta's Curriculum

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