Common Core, Digital Games and Classroom, Inc.

January 16, 2014

Can digital games engage students while helping them develop their reading comprehension skills? Join us and guests Kathy Yu Burek and Anne Richards for a look at how Classroom, Inc.’s The Sports Ne...

Fish Activities for Kids

November 14, 2013

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about fish. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Fish topic page, which i...

De-”Mist”-ifying Cloud Computing

November 11, 2013

In our newest BrainPOP technology movie, Tim introduces Moby to the wonders of cloud computing. Discover how the "cloud" is really a network of powerful data centers connected by the Internet. Learn h...

Changegamer Strives to be a Gamechanger

October 10, 2013

Categories: Gaming News
Guest blogger Mike Farley has been teaching middle and high school Geography for 12 years in the Toronto District School Board and currently at University of Toronto Schools in Canada (UTS is an indep...

Student-Made Games

October 8, 2013

Categories: BrainPOP GameUP Gaming
Want to check out some student-made games? Use these for fun and inspiration! Check out these games created by other students, and invite your students to create their own.  We also offer suggested g...

Game Making and Design Tools

October 4, 2013

When teaching game design in your classroom we recommend beginning with the following game making tools.   We also offer examples of student-made games for inspiration!   Kids get excited about des...

Submit a Proposal to Present at ISTE 2014

September 20, 2013

Share the innovative teaching practices that you’re using in your classroom at ISTE 2014! This year’s conference will be held in Atlanta, GA from June 28th to July 1st and we’d love for our supe...

Using Games in Blended Lesson Plans

September 19, 2013

Want to make your mark as a blended educator, using web-based games to enhance students' learning? Look no further than the fast-evolving world of using Digital Games Based Learning in the classroom. ...

Using the TSN-2 Print Report Option

September 6, 2013

At the end of the TSN-2 game, students will be able to use the print feature to create a report of their work. Using the TSN-2 Print Report Option allows students  either to print and submit these o...

Laboratory Practices Lesson Plan: Virtual Lab Disposable Lab Equipment

August 21, 2013

In this laboratory practices lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use an online interactive to practice maintaining a sterile laboratory environment. Students will practice using ...