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Build it Scotland – ‘How to’ guides

Printable guides to help you get started, whether you’re using Minecraft, SketchUp or Tinkercad. From installation and setup, through to building simple structures, and saving and submitting your building. And our video tutorials will help you get a handle on using the software.

Basic gameplay in Minecraft

Basic gameplay in Minecraft

A beginners guide to Minecraft- buttons, controls and moving around.

Get started with SketchUp #1

Get started with SketchUp Pt.1

The first of two videos which will help you begin to get to grips with SketchUp.

Get started with SketchUp #2

Get started with SketchUp Pt.2

The second of two videos which will help you begin to get to grips with SketchUp.

Top tips for Tinkercad

Top tips for Tinkercad

Start to get familiar with designing in Tinkercad by following our short tutorial.

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