BrainPOP Internet Safety Poster

January 29, 2013

Before you start your students on a web-based learning project, why not do a lesson on media literacy, internet safety, and digital citizenship? Generate ideas as a class about how to be safe and resp...

One Man Band Music Game

January 28, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for One Man Band, a free online music game....

Simple Machines Science Game

January 27, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for the Simple Machines, a free online science game....

Number Jumble Math Game

January 26, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Number Jumble, a free online math game....

Number Jumble Math Game: Game Play Strategies

January 24, 2013

This is a great math game for teaching students to find patterns with numbers. Decide whether you want students to work with whole numbers or in decimals, then refresh students’ memories of the mult...

Using BrainPOP to teach about the flu

January 24, 2013

Experts say the flu epidemic is worse this winter than in recent years, and right now, the flu season is at its peak. You can use BrainPOP resources to help your students understand how the flu is spr...

Flower Power Math Game Play Strategies

January 23, 2013

The Best Way to Grow: Tell Flower Power math game learners not to grow cheap flowers but to grow the stems and let them pollinate, so they progress quickly to more valuable flowers and fungi. Let the...

Getting Creative: Scientific Illustrations & Other Projects

January 23, 2013

All the way from Shanghai, we welcome Laura Brown, a high school science teacher, for this webinar on scientific illustrations and other creative projects. Find out how she and her students use BrainP...

Invasive Species Lesson Plan: The Invasion Game

January 20, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for students in grades 3-12, students will explore the effects of invasive species. They will participate in a game simulation in which they must stop carp (a no...

Educational Games: 5 Ways to Structure Game Play

January 1, 2013

There are lots of different ways you can have students explore online educational games. Here are five general approaches we can recommend to structure game play: Whole Class Game Play: Project the g...