Blockly and Turtle Academy: Two New Coding Games Now on GameUp

December 20, 2013

At BrainPOP, we believe in the importance of developing systems thinking in kids and laying the foundation for computer programming skills. This week, we debuted both Blockly: Maze and Turtle Acad...

Monster School Bus: Additional My BrainPOP Features

December 17, 2013

Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Monster School Bus game play! MyBrainPOP is available to BrainPOP Educators w...

Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game Trailer

December 16, 2013

Check out this 30 second video to see what the Mission 3 social studies game is all about....

Employee Cafeteria Graphic Organizer

December 13, 2013

Download this graphic organizer from our partner, Thinkport, to help students record their thinking and strategies while playing the Lure of the Labyrinth: Employee Cafeteria game. You can also view o...

Hour of Code Celebrations Continue with Free BrainPOP Movies and More!

December 11, 2013

Here at BrainPOP, we're celebrating Computer Science Education Week and the Hour of Code in so many ways!  First of all, we've created new Computer Science movies and marked them all free for this e...

Ratio Rumble Math Game

December 6, 2013

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

Turtle Academy: Programming Game Tips and Tricks

December 6, 2013

What is Logo? How can Logo be used to complete a task? How is Logo related to other computer programs? How is computer programming useful in real life? How might you use computer programmin...

Puppy Adventure Computer Programming Learning Game

December 6, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Tynker: Puppy Adventure, a free online computer programming game....

Computer Coding Lesson Plan: Blockly Maze Game

December 6, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore computer coding, algorithms, and programming....

Puppy Adventure Tips and Tricks

December 6, 2013

Puppy adventure is a game where players guide Pixel the puppy home by solving a series of programming puzzles.  Students solve each puzzle by programming Pixel to reach the goal using the provided vi...