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Centering the Masses: Building History 3.0 Project Workshop
Sunday, April 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
An interactive exploration of the Japanese American incarceration camps in Minecraft
Sunday, April 14 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A UCLA Asian American Studies Center 50th Anniversary event
UCLA Center for EthnoCommunications and Visual Communications present the Building History 3.0 Project, an interactive web project for kids and families. Join us, as we use Minecraft to explore the camps and learn stories about the World War II incarceration of Japanese Americans. A trained instructor and Minecraft expert, Randall Fujimoto from GameTrain Learning will guide this interactive experience, along with STEM Coordinator and Educational Technology Specialist, Kim Bathker and Assistant Director of the UCLA Center for EthnoCommunications, Janet Chen.
Workshop is for grades 3 through 8 (9th to 12th graders are welcome if space permits). Space is limited, so RSVP is needed.
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