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Collaborative Construction

The new recruits to the Minecraft have been busy building their own properties in allocated plots of land.

However, these buildings are now complete and the pupils have moved onto a new challenge. They logged in and met the teacher at an empty street.
Empty that is, apart from a single property at the start of the street.
Their challenge was to study the completed house, and then work together to build a row of terraced properties that shared the same dimensions.


Oh, and there was one additional rule - they were not allowed to call out to each other. So how could they decide who was going to do what?

Short messages began appearing in the Minecraft window as pupils started to communicate with each other via messages.


At the end of the session, the terraced row was taking shape;