BrainPOP’s GameUp: Using “Guts and Bolts” as a Teaching Tool

June 25, 2012

This video documents a play testing session for BrainPOP's GameUP science game, "Guts and Bolts," while providing tips and tricks for teachers who wish to use the game as a teaching tool....

Mitosis Lesson Plan: Control of the Cell Cycle Game

June 19, 2012

In this lesson plan adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an interactive science game) to learn about mitosis, the process of cell division....

You Make Me Sick! Science Game

June 18, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for You Make Me Sick!, a free online science game....

Life Preservers Science Game

June 15, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Life Preservers, a free online health and science game....

Classifying Rocks and Minerals Lesson Plan: Master Mines Game

June 8, 2012

In this Master Mines lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how rocks and minerals are classified by their physical and chemical properties. Studen...

Landform Detectives Lesson Plan: A Weathering and Erosion Game

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore and compare the processes of weathering and erosion through a digital lab and online game play. Stud...

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn

June 8, 2012

In this solar system lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to define a celestial body and explain how objects orbit and rotate. Students then use online gamin...

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...

Virus and Bacteria Lesson Plan: You Make Me Sick Game

May 24, 2012

In this Virus and Bacteria lesson plan, which is adaptable for grade 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how viruses and bacteria are spread. Students will play an online game whi...