New on GameUp: Math + Science Game Project T.R.I.G.

February 19, 2014

A new math and science game is now available on GameUp! Project T.R.I.G. was created by Math Playground. This 12 level game allows students to interact with speed and angle variables to control th...

Motion and Mass Lesson Plan: SpaceForce Game

February 14, 2014

In this motions and mass lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 1-4, students use a free online science game to explore the principles of physics, mass, force, and motion....

SpaceForce: Instructions for Online Physics Game Play

February 14, 2014

Check out SpaceForce, a physics game using force, motion, and mass to recover lost riches. Use the mouse cursor to highlight any of the objects located in the blue palette window at the top of the lev...

SpaceForce: Physics Game Assessment Ideas

February 13, 2014

Categories: GameUP Science Games
The SpaceForce physics game provides an end-game summary sheet with students' achievements and awards. These correspond to performance on the learning objectives of the game....

Citizen Science Game: Additional My BrainPOP Features

January 31, 2014

Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Citizen Science game play with the SnapThought tool! MyBrainPOP is available t...

Projectile Motion Lesson Plan: The Project T.R.I.G. Game

January 15, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students explore the mathematics of projectile motion using a free online game. Students will apply their knowledge of math and physics (includi...

Learning Game, Construct-a-sauraus: Teaches About Dinosaurs

December 27, 2013

GameUp and GameUp Jr. feature a brand new learning game Construct-a-saurus  taps into children's natural curiosity about dinosaurs.  This learning game is the perfect way for students to explore d...

Computer Programming Basics Lesson Plan: Tynker Games

December 4, 2013

In this computer programming basics lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including online coding games) to learn about programming....

CSI Flight Adventures: Flight School Assessment Tips

October 7, 2013

After playing the CSI Flight Adventures game, allow students to print out a record of their flight school exercises and how they did on the flight missions. Have students talk about their results with...

Nobel Prize for Medicine Awarded for Discoveries in Cell Transportation!

October 7, 2013

This morning, professors James Rothman, Randy Schekman, and Thomas C. Suedhof became the latest recipients of Nobel Prize in Medicine!  They received the award for their work detailing how a cell...