June & July Curricular Tie-Ins

June 20, 2011

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
  Keep this list of BrainPOP movies handy, and check the BrainPOP Educators online Curriculum Calendar for additional tie-ins. ♦ June 2: Queen Elizabeth II was crowned on this date in 1953...

What’s YOUR Type? Blood Typing with NobelPrize.org

June 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
What's YOUR Type? Blood Typing with NobelPrize.org...

Argument Wars! Learning with iCivics

June 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
Argument Wars! Learning with iCivics...

Exploring the Scientific Method with Generation Cures

June 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
Exploring the Scientific Method with Generation Cures...

Life Preservers: Survival of the Fittest

June 17, 2011

Life Preservers: Survival of the Fittest  ...

BrainPOP is Golden… in Chrome

June 17, 2011

Categories: BrainPOP
Right on time for the arrival of the Chromebooks, we're thrilled to announce the launch of our enhanced Featured Movie app for Google's Chrome. Now, Chrome users have access to all BrainPOP top...

Learn about Game Creation and GameStar Mechanic

June 17, 2011

Categories: User-Made Games
Gamestar Mechanic is a gaming community designed to teach young people the basics of game design and systems thinking in a highly engaging environment. Students can play, design and share their creati...

Games 4 Change Festival 2011

June 15, 2011

We're gearing up for the Games for Change Festival coming up on in NYC on June 20 - 22. This is an event we're big fans of and have been attending for years! Games for Change is the leading global ...

Webinar Alert: BrainPOP Educators – PD in your PJs!

June 13, 2011

BrainPOP Educators: PD in your PJs! Wednesday, June 15, 2011 4:30 PM EST Duration: 1 Hour Join Director of BrainPOP Educators' Allisyn Levy, who will walk you through all of the professional ...

Meaningful Fun: Why Video Games Should be Used in the Classroom (Part 3 of 3)

June 13, 2011

Categories: Gaming Research
Educationally, traditional video games have much to offer at multiple levels: in the sub-conscious realm of information processing, at the conscious level in terms of content material, and above the m...