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Book Review for Video Games and Learning: Teaching and Participatory Culture in the Digital Age by Kurt Squire

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This is a book review, published on the Journal of Children and Media, written by Amy Shirong Lu (2012) on 'Video Games and Learning: Teaching and Participatory Culture in the Digital Age', a boo...
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Guts and Bolts™: Additional Features for My BrainPOP

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Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during Guts and Bolts game play! MyBrainPOP is available to BrainPOP Educators with ...
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Pause Points Graphic Organizer

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One of the most popular strategies for using BrainPOP in the classroom is through adding pause points, briefly pausing the movie to clarify  student understanding. Turn this classic strategy into an...
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Commands Comic Strip

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Create a comic strip or story by labeling the images and writing captions in this comic strip worksheet....
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Food Chain Image

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Organize the images to create a food chain....
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Sequence Graphic Organizer

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Use this sequence graphic organizer, or flow chart, to record a sequence of events or the steps in a process....
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Image Prompt: Verb Tense Practice

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Practice using verb tenses to describe what's happening in the three action images....
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What Happened First? Past Tense Sequence Activity

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Use this past tense sequence worksheet for students to sequence past tense events using the past simple and past perfect appropriately. Put the story pictures in sequence. Then write captions using th...
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What Has Been Happening Here?

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Solve the mystery illustrated in this image using the present perfect progressive tense....
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What Has Just Happened? Image Prompt

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Practice the present perfect tense by writing captions for each image about what has just happened....