My BrainPOP Additional Features: Food Fight

October 30, 2013

Wondering what the My BrainPOP additional features are? And have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Food Fight game p...

Chronopticon Additional Features for My BrainPOP

October 30, 2013

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...

Guts and Bolts™: Additional Features for My BrainPOP

October 30, 2013

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

Developing Ethical Decision-Making Through Play

October 23, 2013

Can a game teach children to navigate ethical minefields? Scot Osterweil (of MIT Education Arcade) and Peter Stidwill (Learning Games Network) designed Quandary to do just that. They’ll demo this m...

SnapThought™, a Photo Reflection Tool

October 18, 2013

This screencast illustrates a new photo reflection tool which changes game play in the classroom. Learn how students can take screenshots and write comments on key moments of certain games on GameUp. ...

Chef Solus’ Build-a-Meal Game is Now on GameUp

October 18, 2013

We’re excited to introduce Chef Solus' Build-a-Meal game, created by Nourish Interactive. We invited Maggie LaBarbera, RN MBA and President of Nourish Interactive to share a bit of background on...

Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence!

October 17, 2013

Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence in Refraction By: Eleanor O'Rourke Psychologist Carol Dweck has made an interesting discovery. She and her colleagues have...

Chef Solus’ Build A Meal Health Game

October 9, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Chef Solus' Build-a-Meal, a free online health game for teaching nutrition, health, and science concepts....

Quandary Contest: Create Your Own Quandary Game Character!

October 9, 2013

Good news! Quandary, LGN’s award-winning game and a member of the GameUp network, is now available on iOS and Android tablets. On the mobile version, this interactive game continues to encourage pla...

Student-Made Games

October 8, 2013

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...