Argument Wars Case Tracker

Argument Wars Case Tracker

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Use the Case Tracker graphic organizer to help students keep track of each of opposing viewpoints in the arguments presented during game play. This document was created by the game's publisher, iCivic...
evaluating educational games

3 Tips for Evaluating Educational Games

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Guest Blogger Andrew K. Miller (@betamiller on Twitter) is on the National Faculty for the Buck Institute for Education, an organization specializing in 21st century project-based learning, as well as...
serious game jam

A Serious Game Jam with BrainPOP, MouseSQUAD and Global Kids!

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On February 13th, BrainPOP was thrilled to host student leaders from Global Kids and Mouse Squad for a "serious game jam" at BrainPOP Headquarters. During the 2 hour event, student leaders from Global...
presidents day

Make President’s Day POP with GameUp and the Mixer!

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Between the State of the Union address, the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address and President's Day, there's a reason that our February Spotlight is US Presidents! Between GameUp, the Mixer an...
STEM video game challenge

National STEM Video Game Challenge 2013

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Inspired by the Educate to Innovate Campaign, President Obama’s initiative to promote a renewed focus on STEM education, the National STEM Video Game Challenge is a multi-year competition whose goal i...
Rosa Parks

100 Years Ago Today, Rosa Parks was Born.

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100 years ago today, February 4th 1913, Rosa Parks was born. Her courage helped spark the civil rights movement- and she remains a central figure in a defining moment of 20th century US history. To...
educator resource page

BrainPOP Rolls Out New Educator Resource Pages for Every GameUp Game!

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Just this week, we've quietly rolled out a new group of support pages on BrainPOP Educators.  We have created game specific pages to help support your implementation of GameUp games in class! Every...

BrainPOP at FETC: #Edgames #Edlearning #EdAssessment

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Heading to FETC in Orlando this week?  Our very own Dr. Kari Stubbs has collaborated with a superstar team to present #Edgames #Edlearning #EdAssessment.  She’ll be joining Brian Alspach (E-Line Media...

Treefrog Treasure: Preparing for Play

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Make sure you introduce the concepts of both fractions and number lines to your students prior to the Treefrog Treasure game, in order to reduce their learning curve....

Diabetic Dog Background Information About Diabetes

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It may be helpful for you as the teacher to introduce Diabetic Dog background information about insulin and diabetes before introducing the game to students, and select beforehand which information yo...