Atomic Bonding Lesson Plan: Atom Touch

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-8, students play Atom Touch, a simulation that invites learners to explore principles of thermodynamics and molecular dynamics. Specifically, they gain a ha...
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Looking at Diversity in GameUp

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As advances in technology  make our world smaller and bring people closer together,  representing diversity becomes increasingly relevant and important.  Seeing themselves and others represented in th...

Molecule Arrangement Lesson Plan: Crystal Cave

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-8, students play Crystal Cave, a game that challenges them to arrange molecules of different shapes and properties into an ordered, stable configuration. Th...
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What’s New at BrainPOP: June Recap

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June was a very busy month at BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr.! Explore these new movies, games, and tools. New Tools and Features Creative Coding Developed with our partner Vidcode, Creative Coding invit...
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Mission US: Up from the Dust is now on GameUp

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We're proud to announce the addition of Up from the Dust to our collection of Mission US games. These simulations immerse students in U.S. history through interactive role-playing experiences. Up f...

Mission US: Up from the Dust

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Collisions: Ionic Bonding

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Put your chemistry knowledge to the test with our newest game: Collisions: Ionic Bonding from our partner PlayMada. Collisions challenges students to build ionic compounds that satisfy target rati...

Mission US: Up from the Dust — Top 5 Things to Know Before You Play

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Download this helpful printable from Mission US that includes five important pieces of background information that will be helpful to students as they play the game....

Mission US: Up From the Dust Educator Guide

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Click to download the complete classroom guide for the Up From the Dust simulation provided courtesy of Mission US. Explore the Mission US for writing prompts, primary source documents, activities, an...
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New on GameUp: Flap to the Future

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We are excited to present our newest game, Flap to the Future, from our partner The Cornell Lab Bird Academy.  This immersive game encourages exploration of bird adaptations that evolved over millions...