The Sortify Game: A New Experiment in Playful Assessment

April 14, 2014

Sortify is a brand new offering from BrainPOP's GameUp that's designed to be used as a playful assessment. It’s an open-ended tool that is flexible enough to work for all grade levels (K-12) and ma...

“Cell Command” Game Trailer

April 11, 2014

Check out this thirty second "Cell Command" game trailer video from Filament to see the game in action!...

Science Games: Prisoner of Echo & My BrainPOP Additional Features

February 14, 2014

Looking to get more from science games? Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Prisoner of Echo game play! MyBrainPO...

Teacher Support and Assessment Materials for Planet Mechanic

January 31, 2014

Check out this brief screencast to learn about the teaching and learning assessment materials available for the Planet Mechanic...

Planet Mechanic Game Play Questions

January 24, 2014

Facilitate discussion with students around their Planet Mechanic game play strategies using the following questions: Can you find a planet in the game that has the same conditions as Earth? How ar...

Planet Mechanic Assessment Ideas

January 22, 2014

Draw a picture and/or write a few sentences to explain why you think Earth has different seasons. What season is it in the Southern Hemisphere when it is summer in the Northern Hemisphere? Venu...

Solar System, Seasons and Tides Lesson Plan: Planet Mechanic Game

January 21, 2014

In this solar system lesson, which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore the seasons, tides, equinoxes, eclipses, and other aspects of the...

Planet Mechanic Science Game Trailer

January 14, 2014

Check out this 3 minute game trailer to see what the Planet Mechanic science game is all about....

Learning Game, Construct-a-sauraus: Teaches About Dinosaurs

December 27, 2013

GameUp and GameUp Jr. feature a brand new learning game Construct-a-saurus  taps into children's natural curiosity about dinosaurs.  This learning game is the perfect way for students to explore d...

Impulse Game Teaching Tips

November 20, 2013

Categories: GameUP Gaming
Completing every level of the Impulse game takes approximately 70 minutes, allotting one minute for each of the 70 levels. However, students can benefit from much shorter game play times. You can e...