Minecraft Xtreme - Overview
Learn to Code and
Create Minecraft Mods
Teens ages 13-17 unlock the code to the limitless possibilities of
Java and Minecraft. In this two-week overnight STEM program, campers
develop the coding skills needed to create custom mods for Minecraft.
Campers unleash their imagination and code their ideas into Minecraft
--- creating new actions, blocks, recipes, and custom objects to personalize
their Minecraft world. Learning valuable coding skills has never been
Campers take home their mods along with mods created by fellow campers.
Using their new coding skills campers can continue to create new mods
long after camp ends.
Are You Prepared for
Minecraft Xtreme Camp?
Teens who want to learn to code and have a passion for Minecraft are
ready for the challenge of Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp. Success
in this program requires experience with algebra and a non-demo Minecraft
– Go Your Own Pace
The curriculum is progressive so campers with prior programming knowledge
spend more time expanding Java coding skills while making Minecraft
mods. Less experienced campers focus on learning the Java coding skills
required to make their mods.
No algebra experience? — get started today at Emagination
Build Your Minecraft Mod
Teens experience an intensive and fun two weeks of Java coding to
imagine, design and construct Minecraft Mods. The Lead Coders (aka
the counselors) teach Java coding and oversee camper progress in setting
up an MCP workspace to which campers add blocks, recipes, actions,
Campers are encouraged to offer creative input and develop relationships
with other campers. Completed mods are shared with fellow campers
for play in Minecraft.
Teens learn about teamwork, have fun with friends and get unplugged
in Minecraft-themed mob challenges. Each camper joins a passive mob
(group of campers), which is led by a Lead Coder. Mob challenges take
place mostly outdoors --- off computers.
Campers play capture the
flag in Minecraft then bring their digital strategies out onto the
playing field. Mobs build creepers that spawn in different places
around campus and compete in a scavenger hunt for items used during
Daily Recreation and Gaming at Night
There’s plenty of time every day and evening for outdoor recreation,
games, open labs and time to hang with new camp friends. Campers
have fun in LARPing, dodge ball, capture the flag, kickball, ultimate
Frisbee, and swimming. And of course there’s console and network
The weekend between weeks includes a day of fun on Saturday and
rest on Sunday, all included in tuition. On Saturday, campers and
counselors team-up for indoor and outdoor games and activities and
then stay up late at the Saturday Night LAN Party.
STEM Education Opportunity
For teenagers looking to further their technology education, Emagination’s
Minecraft Xtreme Camp offers the perfect opportunity to develop
skills in an object-oriented programming language while creatively
exploring the boundaries of the world’s most popular video game.
Minecraft is increasingly being used in educational settings.
Teens Come to Boston - It's Worth the Trip!
Teens travel to Emagination Minecraft Xtreme Camp by car, plane
or train from all over America and several foreign countries. We
University in Waltham Massachusetts near Boston
Space is limited --- Register
Options for 12 & Under
Not 13, but still want to learn to code, create in Minecraft or
design video games?
Check out Emagination
Computer Camps which offers exciting Minecraft, programming
and video game design workshops, plus a lot more!
Modding with Java
Emagination's Minecraft Xtreme summer camp for teens offers a two-week
summer camp course in coding and design in the USA at Bentley University
in Waltham, Massachusetts. Teens make new friends as they learn
the Java programming language and manipulate the most popular video
game of their time to make it their own. It's the perfect summer
camp experience for teens who are serious about expanding their
knowledge of coding and the capabilities of Minecraft.