Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Lesson Plan: The Quandary Game

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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 shape....
election season

Mixing Your Way Through Election Season

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Have you been using games on GameUp to help your students understand themes of this election season?  If so, you might be interested in two new quizzes that we've created specific to this year's presi...
robot high

Real Robots of Robot High – Beta Testers Request!

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E-Line Media, the makers of Gamestar Mechanic, are looking for educators to help test out a new approach to preventing bullying, digital abuse and dating violence. The Real Robots of Robot High...
CItizen Science Game Curriculum

Citizen Science Game Curriculum

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Click to download the Citizen Science Game Curriculum created by Jim Matthews of the Citizen Science Project....
Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship Spotlight

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Now that the school year is in full swing, remember to check out the BrainPOP Spotlight on Digital Citizenship.  More than ever, classrooms are going digital, and it’s our job as teachers to help stud...
Quiz Mixer

Have You Mixed a Quiz Yet? Say Hi to Quiz Mixer!

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The new Mixer™ -- which lets you remix, customize and craft your own BrainPOP-style quizzes – is already receiving glowing reviews! After this week's overview webinar, members of the BrainPOP Educator...
iPad in the Classroom

iPad in the Classroom: BrainPOP and Other Useful Resources

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Last week, Senior Manager of BrainPOP Educators Andrew Gardner presented at the Apple Store on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.  The topic was "iPad in the Classroom" and Andrew spoke about the devic...
Connected Educators Month

Back to School with BrainPOP

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As the summer begins winding down, we, at BrainPOP, want to help you best prepare for Back to School. From personal goal setting, to helping students achieve, to coordinating with parents and administ...

Using BrainPOP With SmartBoard Senteos

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Special guest Will Kimbley, 6th grade teacher and Technology guru joins us to share his tips and tricks for using BrainPOP with his interactive whiteboard and student response systems. Will has experi...
BrainPOP Resource Pack

BrainPOP Resource Pack

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This versatile resource pack helps you make organizers, KWL Charts, and Lesson Plans. Your class can even make comics with BrainPOP characters!...