Minecraft: Sustainable Food Production

Explore How to Produce Sustainable Foods!


In this lesson, students will begin their journey at a grocery store where farm products are bought and sold and explore a sustainable farm and learn about soil conservation, crop rotation, and water pollution. Students will also visit a waste facility and learn how fertile soil is created from waste products, walk through a recycling facility and learn how old packaging is recycled into new packaging and visit the shop where the farm products are being packaged and sold back to the grocery store.


  • Explain the roles of producers and consumers
  • Define the term sustainable and explain its importance
  • Understand how food gets from the farm to the grocery store
  • Consider the importance of what they are purchasing from local stores
  • Promote sustainable lifestyles in regard to food production and consumption

Curriculum Connections Summary

  • Ontario - Mathematics - Algebra (Coding) & Science
  • Quebec - Science
  • New Brunswick - Science
  • Nova Scotia - ICT & Science
  • Alberta - CTF & Science
  • British Columbia - ADST & Science
  • Manitoba - Science
  • Prince Edward Island - Science
  • Saskatchewan - Science & Social Studies
  • 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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