Author Studies with BrainPOP Lesson Plan: Choose Your Favorite Writer!

May 24, 2013

In this author studies lesson plan, which is adaptable for any grade level, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the life and works of their favorite writer. Students will read two or more books...

Bacteria Virtual Lab Lesson Plan: Gram Staining Simulation

May 6, 2013

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students explore bacteria, pasteurization, and food safety in a virtual lab. Students learn how bacteria can be helpful and harmful to the human...

Human Body Lesson Plan: Code Fred Survival Mode Game

April 15, 2013

In this human body lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-11, students explore how body systems work together and help humans survive when in stressful situations. Students will play a set of mi...

Oncology Lesson Plan: Cancer Identification and Treatment Science Game

April 3, 2013

In this oncology lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use a free online game to play the role of an oncologist who must identify and treat cancerous tumors in patients. In additio...

Brown vs. Board of Education Lesson Plan: Compare and Contrast with Plessy vs. Ferguson

March 26, 2013

In this lesson plan, students learn about the landmark Brown vs. Board of Education Supreme Court case and conduct a comparison to the judgements in Plessy vs. Ferguson....

BrainPOP Educators Gets a New Look

March 15, 2013

Starting March 18th, 2013 BrainPOP Educators is getting a new look! We've simplified our homepage to provide you with the most useful resources and information - from our favorite "featured resources...

New on GameUp: English Games and Classroom Inc’s The Sports Network 2!

March 14, 2013

BrainPOP is thrilled to introduce a new category of free English Language Arts (ELA) games! When you visit the main GameUp page, you'll now see an "English Games" button which takes you to our growing...

Prep for Pi Day!

March 13, 2013

Tomorrow is March 14th, also know as Pi day!  Every year many teachers observe the coincidence that our calendar notation aligns with the most famous ratio -  the circumference of a circle to its di...

BrainPOP Rolls Out New Educator Resource Pages for Every GameUp Game!

January 30, 2013

Just this week, we've quietly rolled out a new group of support pages on BrainPOP Educators.  We have created game specific  pages to help support your implementation of GameUp games in class! Ever...

Getting Scientific with GameUp

January 23, 2013

Join 5th-grade teacher and BrainPOP advisor Robert Miller for an in depth exploration of using GameUp games in science class.  Learn how playing well-designed educational games is not only great fun,...