Planets and Galaxies Lesson Plan: Sizing Up the Universe Interactive Game

March 13, 2018
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-8. students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online interactive) to explore the ...

Astrophotographers: Making the Invisible Cosmos Visible

September 13, 2019
Much of the light emitted by dim stars, nebulae, and galaxies is invisible to the naked eye. Watch as Joe DePasquale, Science Imager at the ...

May Curriculum Connection + Spotlights

May 4, 2015
We've got some great suggestions for tying in BrainPOP with your curriculum this month. Check out these movies which coincide with important...

New on GameUp: Sizing Up the Universe

April 6, 2015
Sizing Up the Universe is the latest offering from our games partner, Smithsonian Education. Targeted for students in grades 4-8, Sizing Up ...

August Spotlights

August 3, 2012
The beginning of August means the beginning of the school year is just around the corner and our Back to School spotlight has just what you ...

The Odds of Alien Life Lesson Plan: Drake Equation Game

June 7, 2012
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the odds of alien life beyond our solar ...