Using the “Idea Centralizer” Games Activity in TSN-2

April 3, 2014

This tutorial provides an overview of the "idea centralizer" games activity in The Sports Network 2. This activity covers the Common Core State Standards Reading for Informational Text 8.1 and 8.2....

Our Corps for the Core: BrainPOP and the Common Core Standards

March 2, 2014

Educators' Team on Common Core Standards: Originally Recorded February 2014 The BrainPOP educators team shares BrainPOP’s rich history of creating engaging and rigorous content, and how our video...

Citizen Science Game Teacher Support Resources

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP offers a variety of lesson plans and other teacher support resources to help you use the Citizen Science game and assess what students have learned through game play. This short video provide...

Mission US: Cheyenne Odyssey Additional My BrainPOP Features

January 24, 2014

Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey game play! MyBrainPOP is available to BrainPOP Ed...

Construct-A-Saurus Science Game

August 22, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for the Construct-a-saurus, a free social studies and science game....

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

In this ratios 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 varie...

Dinosaurs Lesson Plan: Construct-A-Saurus Game

June 5, 2013

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online science game) to help them explore dinosaurs and dinosaur adaptations....

Sharing Information Online Lesson Plan: The Share Jumper Game

March 7, 2013

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online game) to practice identifying the when and hows about sharing information online....

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...