Elements of Art Background Information for Teachers and Parents

October 31, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the elements of art. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Elements of Art. I...

Chronopticon Additional Features for My BrainPOP

October 30, 2013

Categories: GameUP My BrainPOP
Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Chronopticon game play! MyBrainPOP is available to BrainPOP Educators with 24...

Branches of Government Game Essential Questions

September 30, 2013

What is power? How does our country’s court system affect the lives of citizens? How are our government’s and court’s practices related to (and influenced by) time, location, an...

CSI Flight Adventures: Flight School Essential Questions

September 4, 2013

Categories: GameUP
How can air make an object lift off the ground? How does the shape of an object help to slow it down as it falls through air? How does an aircraft overcome its weight and the push of air to...

Fly to Mars Essential Questions

July 7, 2013

How can models help us to predict the nature of objects and systems that we cannot see? How does studying cycles help us to understand natural processes? How do the components of our Solar Syst...

Square Off Game Play Strategies

May 31, 2013

Students like to discover game play strategies and, with Square Off, can use them to improve their math knowledge. The greater the area surrounded, the more points you earn. Students quickly realize t...

Primary Krypto Essential Questions

May 31, 2013

How are the four basic operations related to one another? How do I take apart and recombine numbers in a variety of ways for finding sums and differences? What strategies do I use to co...

Crazy Plant Shop Science Game Essential Questions

May 29, 2013

How are traits in organisms passed from one generation to another? What is the significance of making genetic predictions? What are the responsibilities involved in modifying genetic traits? ...

Branches of Power Social Studies Game: Tips and Tricks

April 28, 2013

Allotting Students Time for Branches of Power: Branches of Power social studies game takes approximately 30-40 minutes to play. NOTE: Once the game officially after 30 minutes, learners will have the...

Number Jumble Math Game: Game Play Strategies

January 24, 2013

Categories: BrainPOP GameUP Math Games
This is a great math game for teaching students to find patterns with numbers. Decide whether you want students to work with whole numbers or in decimals, then refresh students’ memories of the mult...