Bill of Rights Lesson Plan: Supreme Decision Game

May 30, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the powers of government set forth in the Constitution and the fundamental liberties ensured by the ...

Basic Geometry Lesson Plan: A Tangled Web Puzzle Game

May 24, 2012

In this lesson plan adaptable for grades 3 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an interactive game) to learn about basic geometry concepts. Students will explore angles, parallel lin...

Types and Purposes of American Courts Lesson Plan: The Court Quest Game

May 24, 2012

In this American courts lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the different types of courts in the American justice system and explore th...

Ordering Fractions and Decimals Lesson Plan: Flower Power Game

May 24, 2012

In this fractions and decimals lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources and hands-on collaborative activities to order fractions and decimals. Students t...

Virus and Bacteria Lesson Plan: You Make Me Sick Game

May 24, 2012

In this Virus and Bacteria lesson plan, which is adaptable for grade 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how viruses and bacteria are spread. Students will play an online game whi...

New to GameUp: Refraction

May 22, 2012

There's a new math and science game available on GameUp! In Refraction, students in grades 4-8 have the opportunity to explore light refraction and apply knowledge of fractional concepts during onli...

Our latest video case study: Digital game DESIGN in the classroom!

May 17, 2012

We're thrilled to release the newest addition to the series of video case studies put out with our partners at the Joan Ganz Cooney Center. In this video, Steve Isaacs, a Technology Instructor at...

What Do Teachers Really Think About Gaming in Education?

May 17, 2012

Categories: GameUP Gaming General
We’ve made some interesting additions to our research page on BrainPOP Educators. BrainPOP teamed up with the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop to lead a research project, Teacher Attitudes...

Assessment Games: A Design Challenge!

May 10, 2012

With the rise in popularity of games based learning, we are hearing more and more about game based assessment.  Though we believe that students learn a great deal and exercise their "problem solving"...

Research to Support Games in Your Classroom

May 7, 2012

How Blogs, Social Media, and Video Games Improve Education Click the link and read the study:  How Blogs, Social Media, and Video Games Improve Education, by Darrell M. West, Vice Presiden...