Teacher Support and Assessment

Teacher Support Materials and Assessment with Quandary

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This screencast outlines teacher support materials and assessment ideas for Quandary, one of the award winning English games on BrainPOP's GameUp....

“Read all About it” in our December Newsletter

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Extra! Extra! The December 2013 edition of our newsletter has hit the stands. Get the latest on our holiday offer; the slew of new Tech & Science games on GameUp; the ways we supported CSEdWeek; r...

BrainPOP’s Approach to the Common Core State Standards

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Since the announcement of the Common Core Standard initiative, the entire BrainPOP staff has worked hard to make appropriate adjustments. Here at BrainPOP Educators, we have carefully considered how o...

BrainPOP and the Common Core State Standards

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BrainPOP is committed to developing quality resources and providing top-notch guidance to help you and your students meet the demands of the Common Core State Standards. Explore this collection of vid...
Common Core-Aligned

Common Core-Aligned BrainPOP and GameUp Content

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Much of our BrainPOP content has been designed with the Common Core State Standards in mind. This screencast shares some examples of Common Core-aligned content that can help students achieve! Visit t...
Feature Spotlight

BrainPOP’s Related Reading Feature- The Perfect Informational Text Resources to Support Reading Comprehension

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Guest Blogger Mike Jones, shares some of his favorite teaching strategies to support reading comprehension using informational text in BrainPOP’s Related Reading feature. In my 7th grade science clas...

Academic Standards

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Search for common core and individual state academic standards and alignments within BrainPOP, BrainPOP jr. BrainPOP ELL, BrainPOP Espanol and GameUp!    ...

Games For Change Award Nominations go to GameUp Partners Filament and Learning Games Network!

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Congratulations to GameUp partners Filament Games and Learning Games Network for their nominations in the "Best Gameplay" category at the annual Games for Change awards this June. LGN's game,  Quandar...
Ethical dilemmas and the Scale of Justice

Ethics – a New Topic to Support Common Core

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BrainPOP's newest topic, ethics, provides an accessible, engaging storyline and a terrific entry point for students to frame and build skills focused on in the Common Core State Standards. Understandi...