Labyrinth Challenge Participants Winners on All Fronts

August 9, 2012

This spring, we told you about a national math challenge for middle schoolers run by The MIT Education Arcade and supported by BrainPOP. Between April 1st and June 15th, nearly 1,000 teachers and othe...

Primary Krypto Math game

June 20, 2012

Categories: GameUP Math
Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Primary Krypto, a free online math game....

Order of Operations Lesson Plan: Math Skills Bingo

June 19, 2012

In this Order of Operations lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to learn how to apply the order of operations when computing with whole numbers, excluding a...

Metric vs. Customary Units Lesson Plan: Which Should You Use?

June 11, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Lesson Plans Math
In this metric vs. customary units lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the differences between metric and customary units of measurement. Studen...

Measuring Liquids Lesson Plan: Cups, Pints, Quarts, and Gallons

June 8, 2012

In this multi-day measuring liquids lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the standard measures that are used to describe capacity. Students wi...

Math Concepts Lesson Plan: Lure of the Labyrinth Mine Shaft Game

June 8, 2012

In this math concepts lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6, 7, and 8, students use BrainPOP resources and a free online game to to explore mathematical concepts. They will describe, represent,...

Numbers and Operations Lesson Plan: The Online Game Krypto

June 8, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Lesson Plans Math
In this numbers and operations lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the function of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in problem...

Ayiti: The Cost of Life

June 8, 2012

Ayiti is the latest addition to GameUp in conjunction with Global Kids! We're really excited to share this unique game with you. Ayiti is a turn based, strategy game that challenges players to manage ...

Fractions with Moby Lesson Plan: What Are Fractions and How Are They Used?

June 7, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Math
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn what fractions are and how they are used. Students also use hands-on materials to explore fraction ...

Fractions and Mixed Numbers Lesson Plan: The Dig It! Game

June 6, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Math
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3, 4, and 5, students use BrainPOP resources to learn about key terms related to fractions, such as mixed number. Students will use a number line to ...