Using the “Idea Centralizer” Games Activity in TSN-2

April 3, 2014

This tutorial provides an overview of the "idea centralizer" games activity in The Sports Network 2. This activity covers the Common Core State Standards Reading for Informational Text 8.1 and 8.2....

Multiply the Impact: Martin Esterman’s Newest Math Game

March 27, 2014

Originally Recorded March 2014 We recently welcomed Martin Esterman, 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, for a discussion and to take a look at his newest math game, Multiplication Bloc...

Oncology: A Free Health Game

March 27, 2014

Oncology is a fantastic addition to our Health games. Created by our partners at LGN/Morgridge Institute for Research, this game allows students in grades 6-12 to take on the role of a newly hired ca...

What’s Up on GameUp? Educational Games Expand!

March 24, 2014

Now featuring 85+ educational games covering more than 340 topics across all our subject areas – including both BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. – GameUp has grown tremendously over the past year. Are yo...

Prisoner of Echo Science Game is Live on GameUp!

March 21, 2014

Check out Prisoner of Echo science game to learn how students can explore the properties of sound through fun and engaging game play. Prisoner of Echo allows them to take on the role of a researcher t...

When Earthquakes Strike, Think of Moby!

March 20, 2014

Categories: In The News
You never know when something you learned on BrainPOP will come in handy!  5th grade teacher Kathy Roventini recognized this last week when she found herself in the middle of an Earthquake!  She wri...

Teaching with Monster School Bus: Math Snacks and GameUP

March 13, 2014

In this tutorial video, follow exemplary teacher, Sharon Johnson, as she uses the game "Monster School Bus" with her class. She shares some of the strategies she uses for engaging the class in discuss...

The Impulse Science Game: Teaching Laws of Motion

March 10, 2014

You can use GameUp's Impulse game to help students learn about Newton’s first and second laws of motion and his law of universal gravitation. Developed by our partner, EdGE at TERC, Impulse scienc...

Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey – Teacher Support Overview

March 7, 2014

This teacher support overview video provides information on the BrainPOP materials that accompany the Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey game. You'll learn about our lesson plan, teacher's guide, custo...

Sortify Multiplication Game Discussion Starters

February 28, 2014

Use these Sortify Multiplication Game Discussion Starters to help students reflect on their learning during and after the Sortify: Multiplication game, and expand the discussion to how game play relat...