Track Game Progress with Graphs

January 1, 2013

If you’re using educational games over a period of time, ask your students to track game progress with graphs. Whenever a game is played, direct students to record their scores and a variable that s...

Number Jumble Math Game Lesson Plan: Multiples

November 28, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 2-5, students will use BrainPOP Jr. and BrainPOP resources (including an online math game) to practice multiplying whole numbers and/or decimals. Stu...

Fractions Lesson Plan: Treefrog Treasure

November 18, 2012

In this fractions lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 2-5, students will use BrainPOP resources and an online math game to explore fractions and match and/or compare fractional amounts....

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Lesson Plan: The Quandary Game

October 24, 2012

This problem-solving lesson plan, adaptable for grades 6-12, centers around an online gamed called Quandary that engages students in making ethical decisions about a society they are helping to s...

Simple Machines Lesson Plan: An Online Game and Learning Stations

September 12, 2012

In this simple machines lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-6, students use BrainPOP Jr. and BrainPOP resources (including an online science game) to explore a variety of simple machines. Stu...

Ayiti, a Classic Game from Global Kids, Comes to GameUp.

June 17, 2012

Ayiti is the latest addition to GameUp in conjunction with Global Kids! We’re really excited to share this unique game with you. Ayiti is a turn based, strategy game that challenges players to mana...

States of Matter Lesson Plan: Matter Sorter Game

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the states of matter. Students will determine whether an example of matter is a solid, liquid, gas, o...

Presidential Powers and Responsibilities Lesson Plan: Executive Command Game

June 7, 2012

In this Executive Command game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore presidential powers and responsibilities. Students will also apply knowledge ...

The Ayiti Game and The Effects of Poverty Lesson Plan

June 5, 2012

This lesson, appropriate for grades 6-12, will give students an opportunity to explore the effects of poverty and lack of education through an interactive game. Ayiti: The Cost of Life is a web-based,...

Contest – GameUp Lesson Plans

September 4, 2011

Have you checked out our new GameUp offerings? Game-based learning adds a new way to engage students, and we're so excited about the expanding collection of educational games here at BrainPOP! Brai...