New on GameUp: After the Storm

October 6, 2014

Categories: GameUP
Today we're welcoming Patty Grossman from Classroom, Inc. to the blog. Patty is going to share more about a brand new game her team developed called After the Storm. Thank you, Patty! How do you ke...

6 Free Games for Teaching Computer Programming to Kids

September 26, 2014

BrainPOP's GameUp has six excellent free games to introduce students to coding and computer programming. Click on each link below to view our game resources, including related BrainPOP movie topics, l...

New on GameUp: Game Over Gopher

September 22, 2014

Categories: GameUP Math Games
Game Over Gopher is an engaging and educational game by Math Snacks that allows students to explore plotting functions on a grid. You can use the game to introduce students to the graphing topic or to...

After the Storm Game Trailer

September 18, 2014

Categories: English Games GameUP
Check out the trailer for the learning game After the Storm. Learn all about this literacy program designed to meet middle school-level Common Core State Standards. Learn more about After the Storm...

Video: Teaching with Game Over Gopher Math Game

August 27, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP GameUP Math Games
Follow exemplary teacher, Sharon Johnson, as she uses Game Over Gopher math game with her class. Learn strategies for engaging the class in discussion, game mechanics, and fun complementary learning ...

5 Easy Ways to See What’s New on BrainPOP

July 23, 2014

Want to know What's New on BrainPOP? Here's a way to find out about our movie of the day, spotlight lessons and movie topics, recent movies/lessons/games we've added, and timely BrainPOP resources tha...

Join the Gaming in Ed Online Conference This September

July 15, 2014

Join conference founder Steve Hargadon along with BrainPOP's own Allisyn Levy as they co-chair the first Gaming in Ed conference! This is a free event that will be held entirely online, bringing toget...

Cool Science Careers: Imagine Yourself Role-Playing Science Game

July 14, 2014

Categories: GameUP Science Games
Our partner, Rice University, has another fantastic science game featured on BrainPOP's GameUp! It's called Cool Science Careers: Imagine Yourself, and it's designed to help students in grades 5-8 exp...

New on GameUp: MedMyst Animal Alert Science Game

July 2, 2014

Categories: GameUP Science Games
MedMyst Animal Alert is a brand new science game from our partner, Rice University.  Designed for students in grades 5-12, MedMyst Animal Alert allows students to take on the role of epidemiologists,...

Playful Assessment: BrainPOP’s Sortify Game

June 20, 2014

Originally Recorded June 2014 Join us as we explore BrainPOP’s Sortify Game. Designed for “playful assessment,” Sortify covers a range of core subjects and is appropriate for lower elementary...