Mine Shaft Math Game: Graphic Organizer

June 13, 2013

Download this math game PDF to help students organize their thinking while playing the Lure of the Labyrinth: Mine Shaft game. You can find more ideas for supporting student learning with this game i...

Ratios Lesson Plan: Ratio Rumble Game

June 5, 2013

Categories: BrainPOP GameUP Math Games
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students explore ratios and proportions using an online math game called Ratio Rumble. Students will identify ratios when used in a variety of c...

Employee Cafeteria: Using the Graphic Organizer

January 24, 2013

Some of the Lure of the Labyrinth's puzzles require that players simultaneously juggle quite a bit of information in order to solve them. Some learners will take this in stride, figuring it all out in...

BrainPOP’s GameUp: Using “Guts and Bolts” as a Teaching Tool

June 25, 2012

This video documents a play testing session for BrainPOP's GameUP science game, "Guts and Bolts," while providing tips and tricks for teachers who wish to use the game as a teaching tool....

Online Safety Board Games Lesson Plan: Identify Internet Safety Rules

June 14, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify and analyze basic online safety rules. Students then create game boards which the class can play...

Numbers and Operations Lesson Plan: The Online Game Krypto

June 8, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Lesson Plans Math
In this numbers and operations lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the function of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in problem...

Awesome Arctic Resources

April 30, 2012

If you missed the chance to venture into the Arctic with IMAX, we’ve got you covered!  In our April 25th webinar, we were joined by filmmaker Shaun MacGillivray and WWF’s polar bear expert, Geoff...

Multiplication and Division Lesson Plan: How Are Operations Connected in the Real World?

June 6, 2011

In this multiplication and division lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 to 5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the relationship between these operations. Students will also complete...

Seeking Comic Creators for ISTE

May 25, 2011

What do you get when you combine creativity, good humor, and an interest in educational technology? The beginnings of a great comic strip or cartoon for the ISTE Daily Leader! ISTE welcomes all ki...

Guest Blog: Whole Group to Differentiated Instruction

May 8, 2011

Boy was I excited when my principal and media specialist announced that we finally purchased a BrainPOP subscription for our school. I jumped right in and started using the movies with my 4th graders...