New on GameUp: Carpenter’s Cut

September 6, 2013

Categories: GameUP Math
BrainPOP is excited to include Carpenter's Cut in our collection of Math, Engineering and Technology games on GameUp! Developed by our partner Hooda Math, the Carpenter's Cut game allows students t...

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...

More Ideas for Teaching with the Monster School Bus Math Game

September 4, 2013

Download additional lesson suggestions for teaching with the Monster School Bus math game from our partner, NMSU. ...

CSI Flight Adventures: Flight School Essential Questions

September 4, 2013

Categories: GameUP
How can air make an object lift off the ground? How does the shape of an object help to slow it down as it falls through air? How does an aircraft overcome its weight and the push of air to...

Construct-A-Saurus Dinosaur Game Essential Questions

September 4, 2013

What adaptations allowed your dinosaur to survive longer? What adaptations made it harder for your dinosaur to survive? How likely is it for certain types of dinosaurs to win a battle? Why? W...

“I Have a Dream” at 50: Teaching the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

August 27, 2013

"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by their character." -Martin Luther King, Jr. It was a call ...

Construct-A-Saurus Science Game

August 22, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for the Construct-a-saurus, a free social studies and science game....

Curriculum Connections for the 2013 Presidential Medals of Freedom

August 9, 2013

Every year, the President of the United States confers Presidential Medals of Freedom on a number of highly accomplished Americans who have had profound effects on society. Yesterday, President Obama ...

New Games on GameUp: Checks and Balances & Branches of Government

August 7, 2013

Categories: GameUP
We’ve added two new games to GameUp from our friends at Sheppard Software - Checks and Balances & Branches of Government! Designed for grades 3-8, Checks and Balances guides students in explori...

TSN-2 and My BrainPOP: Additional Features

August 2, 2013

Categories: GameUP Gaming My BrainPOP
TSN-2 and My BrainPOP work together! Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, students will be able to take snapshots during TSN-2 game play with the SnapThought...