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...

Science Game: Prisoner of Echo Dictionary Tips

February 14, 2014

At the beginning of this science game, you can click on Game Dictionary to access a list of important vocabulary words in The Prisoner of Echo, and their definitions. You can ask students to define a ...

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....

Plant Growth and Reproduction Lesson Plan: Reach for the Sun Game

February 12, 2014

In this plant growth lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use an online game called Reach for the Sun to learn about how plants grow, survive, pollinate, and reproduce....

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...

Solar System, Seasons and Tides Lesson Plan: Planet Mechanic Game

January 21, 2014

In this solar system lesson, which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore the seasons, tides, equinoxes, eclipses, and other aspects of the...

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....

You Make Me Sick: My BrainPOP Additional Features

October 30, 2013

What are some My BrainPOP Additional features? Your students can sign up for individual logins through My BrainPOP, and then be able to take snapshots during You Make Me Sick game play! MyBrainPOP is ...