Checks and Balances Lesson Plan: Branches of Power Game

June 7, 2012

In this Checks and Balances lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the legislative checks and balances system through interactive game play. Studen...

Potential and Kinetic Energy Lesson Plan: Coaster Creator Game

June 6, 2012

In this Energy lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use an online simulation to design their own roller coaster car and track which uses just the right amount of energy to get a c...

The Ayiti Game and The Effects of Poverty Lesson Plan

June 5, 2012

This lesson, appropriate for grades 6-12, will give students an opportunity to explore the effects of poverty and lack of education through an interactive game. Ayiti: The Cost of Life is a web-based,...

Scientific Method Lesson Plan: The Microbes Game

May 30, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grade 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify and explore the steps in the scientific method. Students then practice following t...

Contest – GameUp Lesson Plans

September 4, 2011

Have you checked out our new GameUp offerings? Game-based learning adds a new way to engage students, and we're so excited about the expanding collection of educational games here at BrainPOP! Brai...

Michigan State University’s Educational Games for Middle Schoolers

August 5, 2011

  We were thrilled to read this article, featuring our partners at MSU, creators of Life Preservers, a science game we're featuring on GameUp, . The MSU team  shares, "We designed the game to ...

Lesson Plans

June 20, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
Argument Wars! Learning with iCivics Exploring the Scientific Method with Generation Cures Life Preservers: Survival of the Fittest What’s YOUR Type? Blood Typing with NobelPrize.org ...

What’s YOUR Type? Blood Typing with NobelPrize.org

June 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
What's YOUR Type? Blood Typing with NobelPrize.org...

Argument Wars! Learning with iCivics

June 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
Argument Wars! Learning with iCivics...

Exploring the Scientific Method with Generation Cures

June 17, 2011

Categories: Gaming Lesson Plans
Exploring the Scientific Method with Generation Cures...