Virtual Labs on GameUp

2 New Virtual Labs are Now on GameUp

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Virtual labs are the perfect way to prepare students for using a real science lab, and they're a terrific alternative when you aren't able to provide as many hands-on investigations as you'd like. ...

Balanced Diet Lesson Plan: Chef Solus’ Build-a-Meal Game

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In this balanced diet lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online interactive tool, Chef Solus' Build-a-Meal Game) to learn about healthy eatin...
Citizen Science Game

More Citizen Science Lesson Ideas

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Game Learning Society (GLS) has provided 5 additional lesson plans for the Citizen Science game. Visit their site to view and download the following PDFs: Citizen Science - Cause and Effect Lesson...
Educational Game Trailer

Sortify Educational Game Trailer

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Want to see the Sortify game in action? Check out this educational game trailer which explains how to play the game, as well as teaching and assessment tips for Sortify. You'll also see how students c...
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Oncology: A Free Health Game

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Oncology is a fantastic addition to our Health games. Created by our partners at LGN/Morgridge Institute for Research, this game allows students in grades 6-12 to take on the role of a newly hired ca...
Nutrition Game Discussion Starters

Sortify Nutrition Game: Discussion Starters

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Use these Sortify Discussion Starters to help students reflect on their learning during and after the Sortify: Nutrition game, and expand the discussion to how game play relates to real life. Wh...

Digestive System Lesson Plan: Build-A-Body Game

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In this digestive system lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use a free online science interactive to learn about the organs and organ substructures of the human digestive system...
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Circulatory System Obstacle Course

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Get your students up and moving with this Circulatory System obstacle course! Watch a BrainPOP Educator, Ms. McRae, take her students on an obstacle course through the heart's circulatory system and ...
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Game-Based Learning Using Guts and Bolts

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Superstar BrainPOP Educator Robert Miller provides a game-based learning overview screencast of BrainPOP's popular science and health learning game on body systems called Guts N' Bolts. Robert discus...
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Heart Adventure Challenge Course in Action

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Betty Ann Fish is the Chair of the Physical Education Department at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy and has been teaching and coaching for 24 years. Currently she teaches at the elementary school lev...