iCivics Success!

July 20, 2012

The popularity of gaming in the classroom is rapidly growing and more studies are proving that it’s not just fun, it actually helps students learn!  iCivics, the developer of GameUp games Supreme D...

Branches of Power Social Studies Game

June 20, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Branches of Power, a free online civics and social studies game....

BrainPOP’s GameUp Presents iCivics

June 20, 2012

Teaching U.S. Government? You'll love the iCivics games on BrainPOP's GameUp. This screencast shares best practices for getting the most of of these amazing games.  ...

Ayiti, a Classic Game from Global Kids, Comes to GameUp.

June 17, 2012

Ayiti is the latest addition to GameUp in conjunction with Global Kids! We’re really excited to share this unique game with you. Ayiti is a turn based, strategy game that challenges players to mana...

Branches of Government Lesson Plan: The Online Law Craft Game

June 8, 2012

In this branches of government lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP's Law Craft online social studies game to explore the relationship between the three branches of t...

Presidential Powers and Responsibilities Lesson Plan: Executive Command Game

June 7, 2012

In this Executive Command game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore presidential powers and responsibilities. Students will also apply knowledge ...

Bill of Rights Lesson Plan: Supreme Decision Game

May 30, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the powers of government set forth in the Constitution and the fundamental liberties ensured by the ...

Life Preservers: Survival of the Fittest

June 17, 2011

Life Preservers: Survival of the Fittest  ...