Harlem Renaissance Lesson Plan: Creating Interactive Presentations and Non-Fiction Comics

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to research, evaluate, and synthesize information about the Harlem Renaissance from a variety of resources. Stu...

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 ...

Grammar Games Lesson Plan: The Importance of Correct Grammar in Everyday Life

June 7, 2012

Categories: English Lesson Plan
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the importance of correct grammar in real-life scenarios. Students will identify an...

Good Advice on Credit Cards Lesson Plan: Fees, Interest Rates, and Using Credit Responsibly

June 7, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Lesson Plan
In this Using Credit Responsibly lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the basic parts of a credit card and how personal information is encoded. ...

Presidential Powers and Responsibilities Lesson Plan: Executive Command Game

June 7, 2012

In this Executive Command game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore presidential powers and responsibilities. Students will also apply knowledge ...

Constellations and Elapsed Time Lesson Plan: Chronopticon Game

June 7, 2012

Categories: GameUP
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to calculate elapsed time in meaningful contexts and use models to understand that the rotation of the Earth ca...

The Odds of Alien Life Lesson Plan: Drake Equation Game

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the odds of alien life beyond our solar system. Students will explain the principles of The Drake Eq...

Photography Lesson Plan: Documenting Learning with Digital Cameras

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the functions of digital cameras. Students will then use a digital camera to tak...

Bill of Rights Lesson Plan: Debate the Amendments!

June 6, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to gain familiarity with the U.S. Bill of Rights. Students will determine how the Bill of Rights is relevant to...

Earth Cycles and Global Ecosystems Lesson Plan: Carbon Cycle, Nitrogen Cycle, and Water Cycle

June 6, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 9-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the steps of the carbon, nitrogen, and water earth cycles. Students will also explore the...