Projectile Motion Lesson Plan: The Project T.R.I.G. Game

January 15, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students explore the mathematics of projectile motion using a free online game. Students will apply their knowledge of math and physics (includi...

Virtual Labs Lesson Plan: Using the Microscope

January 15, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students practice using a microscope in a virtual lab. Students use BrainPOP resources to learn how microscopes work, and then use a free online...

Newton’s Laws of Motion Lesson Plan: Impulse Game

November 20, 2013

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In this Impulse game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students will use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore Newton's first and second laws of motion and his law of...

Fish Activities for Kids

November 14, 2013

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about fish. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Fish topic page, which i...

Fish Background Information for Teachers and Families

November 14, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about fish. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Fish. It explains the type of con...

Virtual Labs: Disposable Lab Equipment Science Game

November 13, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for the Virtual Labs: Disposable Lab Equipment, a free online science game....

Virtual Labs: Testing for Corn Mold Science Game

November 4, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Virtual Lab: Testing for Corn Mold, a free online science game....

CSI Flight Adventures: Flight School Assessment Tips

October 7, 2013

After playing the CSI Flight Adventures game, allow students to print out a record of their flight school exercises and how they did on the flight missions. Have students talk about their results with...

Reach for the Sun Teaching Strategies

September 4, 2013

Use these teaching strategies to enhance your students' experience of the Reach for the Sun game: How realistic is the game's representation of being a plant? Encourage students to explore this questi...

CSI Flight Adventures Science Games: Unit of Study

August 25, 2013

Click to download the full curriculum for the CSI Flight Adventures Science Games from The Children's Museum of Indianapolis....