Be a Landform Detective!

June 5, 2012

There's a new free science game available on BrainPOP's GameUp! Landform Detectives is a game which functions as a "digital lab" in which students take a fascinating virtual trip through the processes...

Judicial System Lesson Plan: The Argument Wars Game

May 30, 2012

In this judicial system lesson plan focusing on the Argument Wars game, adaptable for grades 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP and GameUp resources to learn about the purpose and function of the Sup...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...