Checks and Balances Tips and Tricks

April 24, 2013

The Checks and Balances game is self-checking, which means that answers only "stick" in the correct place in the cloze passage.  Be sure to structure your game play time so that students are explaini...

New games from Learning Games Lab now on GameUp

April 22, 2013

We're thrilled to welcome our newest partner to GameUp, New Mexico State University's Learning Games Lab. We have two fantastic free games from NMSU's Math Snacks to help you teach and reinforce math ...

U.S. Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Powers Lesson Plan: Branches of Government Game

April 18, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use a free online game to sort  sort the three branches of government : Legislative, Executive, and Judicial. Students then extend the...

Fractions on a Number Line Lesson Ideas: The Pearl Diver Game

April 17, 2013

In these number line lesson ideas which are adaptable for grades 3-8, students play an online math game to practice identifying, comparing, and ordering fractions on a number line....

Branches of Government Civics Game

April 16, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Branches of Government, a free online social studies and civics game....

Virtual Labs Gram Staining Science Game

April 16, 2013

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Virtual Labs Gram Staining, a free online science game....

Human Body Lesson Plan: Code Fred Survival Mode Game

April 15, 2013

In this human body lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-11, students explore how body systems work together and help humans survive when in stressful situations. Students will play a set of mi...

Pearl Diver Math Game

April 12, 2013

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Pearl Diver, a free online math game....

Oncology Science Game

April 12, 2013

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Oncology, a free online science game....

Code Fred: Survival Mode Science Game

April 12, 2013

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Code Fred, a free online science game....