Filament Games Teaching Strategies

Reach for the Sun Teaching Strategies

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Use these teaching strategies to enhance your students' experience of the Reach for the Sun game: How realistic is the game's representation of being a plant? Encourage students to explore this questi...
Construct-a-saurus Essential Questions

Construct-A-Saurus Dinosaur Game Essential Questions

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What adaptations allowed your dinosaur to survive longer? What adaptations made it harder for your dinosaur to survive? How likely is it for certain types of dinosaurs to win a battle? Why? W...
Martin Luther King Jr. "dream" speech

“I Have a Dream” at 50: Teaching the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by their character." -Martin Luther King, Jr. It was a call ...
Dinosphere 3-5

Construct-A-Saurus Dinosaur Game: Grades 3-5 Study

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Let your students play a dinosaur game where they figure out how to construct a moving beast! Grades 3-5 teachers can check out the lesson ideas, background information on dinosaurs and fossils, photo...
Forces of Flight

CSI: Flight Adventure’s Forces of Flight Science Game

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Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for CSI: Flight Adventure’s Forces of Flight, a free science and engineering game....
Flight School

CSI: Flight Adventure’s Flight School Science Game

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Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for the CSI: Flight Adventure’s Flight School, a free science and engineering game....
Construct-a-saurus Science Game

Construct-A-Saurus Science Game

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Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for the Construct-a-saurus, a free social studies and science game....

Forces of Flight Lesson Plan: CSI Flight Adventures

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In this forces of flight lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students will use BrainPOP resources (including two online games) to explore the properties and physics of flight....
subject pronouns lesson plan

1.1.1 Subject Pronouns Lesson Plan

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In BrainPOP ESL’s first movie, Hi, I’m Ben (L1U1L1), Ben introduces students to his friends using subject pronouns, and the verb to be and its contractions. In this subject pronouns lesson plan,...
subject pronouns lesson plan

1.1.1 Contractions with the Verb Be (Affirmative) Lesson Plan

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In BrainPOP ESL’s first movie, Hi, I’m Ben (L1U1L1), Ben introduces students to his friends using subject pronouns, the verb  to be, and its contractions. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grad...