Code Fred: a New Science Game Now on GameUp

April 4, 2014

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We're excited to feature another incredible free science game by our partners at the Museum of Science & Industry in Chicago! You may already be familiar with The Museum's Simple Machines gam...

Insects Background Information for Teachers and Family

March 27, 2014

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about insects. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Insects. It explains the typ...

The Impulse Science Game: Teaching Laws of Motion

March 10, 2014

You can use GameUp's Impulse game to help students learn about Newton’s first and second laws of motion and his law of universal gravitation. Developed by our partner, EdGE at TERC, Impulse scienc...

New on GameUp: CSI Flight Adventures Flight School

February 27, 2014

Teach your students about the basic physics behind functional aircrafts using one of our newest science games, CSI Flight Adventures Flight School. Brought to you by our partner, The Children's Museum...

Planet Mechanic Science Game: Now on GameUP!

February 27, 2014

The Planet Mechanic science game is a fun way to allow students to explore the planets in our solar system and their specific properties. Players have the ability to experiment with a planet orbiting...

New on GameUp: Math + Science Game Project T.R.I.G.

February 19, 2014

A new math and science game is now available on GameUp! Project T.R.I.G. was created by Math Playground. This 12 level game allows students to interact with speed and angle variables to control th...

Science Games: Prisoner of Echo & My BrainPOP Additional Features

February 14, 2014

Looking to get more from science games? Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Prisoner of Echo game play! MyBrainPO...

Motion and Mass Lesson Plan: SpaceForce Game

February 14, 2014

In this motions and mass lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 1-4, students use a free online science game to explore the principles of physics, mass, force, and motion....

Prisoner of Echo Science Game: Dictionary Tips

February 14, 2014

At the beginning of this science game, you can click on Game Dictionary to access a list of important vocabulary words in The Prisoner of Echo, and their definitions. You can ask students to define a ...

Plant Growth and Reproduction Lesson Plan: Reach for the Sun Game

February 12, 2014

In this plant growth lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use an online game called Reach for the Sun to learn about how plants grow, survive, pollinate, and reproduce....