The Citizen Science Game is now on GameUp

March 15, 2014

Citizen Science is a unique science game that combines practice in literacy skills with the exploration of environmental issues. During the game, students take on the role of a teen who must uncover...

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...

New on GameUp: CSI Flight Adventures Flight School

February 27, 2014

Teach your students about the basic physics behind functional aircrafts using one of our newest science games, CSI Flight Adventures Flight School. Brought to you by our partner, The Children's Museum...

New on GameUp: Math + Science Game Project T.R.I.G.

February 19, 2014

A new math and science game is now available on GameUp! Project T.R.I.G. was created by Math Playground. This 12 level game allows students to interact with speed and angle variables to control th...

Motion and Mass Lesson Plan: SpaceForce Game

February 14, 2014

In this motions and mass lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 1-4, students use a free online science game to explore the principles of physics, mass, force, and motion....

SpaceForce: Instructions for Online Physics Game Play

February 14, 2014

Check out SpaceForce, a physics game using force, motion, and mass to recover lost riches. Use the mouse cursor to highlight any of the objects located in the blue palette window at the top of the lev...

SpaceForce: Physics Game Assessment Ideas

February 13, 2014

The SpaceForce physics game provides an end-game summary sheet with students' achievements and awards. These correspond to performance on the learning objectives of the game....

Citizen Science Game: Additional My BrainPOP Features

January 31, 2014

Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Citizen Science game play with the SnapThought tool! MyBrainPOP is available t...

Projectile Motion Lesson Plan: The Project T.R.I.G. Game

January 15, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students explore the mathematics of projectile motion using a free online game. Students will apply their knowledge of math and physics (includi...

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...