Multiply the Impact: Martin Esterman’s Newest Math Game

March 27, 2014

Originally Recorded March 2014 We recently welcomed Martin Esterman, 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, for a discussion and to take a look at his newest math game, Multiplication Bloc...

Oncology: A Free Health Game

March 27, 2014

Oncology is a fantastic addition to our Health games. Created by our partners at LGN/Morgridge Institute for Research, this game allows students in grades 6-12 can take on the role of a newly hired c...

Prisoner of Echo Science Game is Live on GameUp!

March 21, 2014

Check out Prisoner of Echo science game to learn how students can explore the properties of sound through fun and engaging game play. Prisoner of Echo allows them to take on the role of a researcher t...

The Citizen Science Game is now on GameUp

March 15, 2014

Citizen Science is a unique science game that combines practice in literacy skills with the exploration of environmental issues. During the game, students take on the role of a teen who must uncover...

Teaching with Monster School Bus: Math Snacks and GameUP

March 13, 2014

In this tutorial video, follow exemplary teacher, Sharon Johnson, as she uses the game "Monster School Bus" with her class. She shares some of the strategies she uses for engaging the class in discuss...

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...

Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey – Teacher Support Overview

March 7, 2014

This teacher support overview video provides information on the BrainPOP materials that accompany the Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey game. You'll learn about our lesson plan, teacher's guide, custo...

New on GameUp: Reach for the Sun

March 7, 2014

Categories: GameUP Science Games
Reach for the Sun was awarded Best Gameplay by Games for Change in 2013, and we are thrilled to feature it on GameUp! This single-player resource management game allows students to control a plant, gr...

Citizen Science Game Teacher Support Resources

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP offers a variety of lesson plans and other teacher support resources to help you use the Citizen Science game and assess what students have learned through game play. This short video provide...

Math Game Teacher Resources and Assessment Strategies for Employee Lounge

February 28, 2014

The screencast outlines teacher resources and assessment strategies for using the “Lure of the Labyrinth Employee Lounge” math game on BrainPOP’s GameUp.  How are you using this game for assess...