Citizen Science Game Teacher Support Resources

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BrainPOP offers a variety of lesson plans and other teacher support resources to help you use the Citizen Science game and assess what students have learned through game play. This short video provide...
The Snapthought Reflection Tool

SnapThought, a Written Reflection Tool

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This screencast illustrates our written reflection tool. Learn how students can take screenshots and write comments on key moments of game play within a selection of GameUp titles. The SnapThought too...

CSI Flight Adventures: Flight School Assessment Tips

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After playing the CSI Flight Adventures game, allow students to print out a record of their flight school exercises and how they did on the flight missions. Have students talk about their results with...

The Mixer FAQ

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The Mixer™ is a tool that lets you create and share custom, BrainPOP-style quizzes. View The Mixer Screencasts. What is the Mixer? Who has access to the Mixer? How do students access one of my mi...

My BrainPOP – Overview

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My BrainPOP is the newest feature included in a BrainPOP school subscription! This screencast provides a quick overview of all the functions My BrainPOP adds to the BrainPOP that you already know and ...

Academic Standards

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Search for common core and individual state academic standards and alignments within BrainPOP, BrainPOP jr. BrainPOP ELL, BrainPOP Espanol and GameUp!    ...
Video Game Challenge

Weaving Literacy and Assessment into Game-Based Learning

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BrainPOP's Allisyn Levy shares her experience integrating assessment into game-based learning. For a long time, I was on a hunt for an amazing English Language Arts game that tied into curriculum a...

Using the Game Quiz

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Did you know that every game on BrainPOP’s GameUp and GameUp Jr. has a related quiz? Using the game quiz helps teachers assess individuals or entire classes....
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...
Assessment Games

Assessment Games: A Design Challenge!

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With the rise in popularity of games based learning, we are hearing more and more about game based assessment.  Though we believe that students learn a great deal and exercise their "problem solving" ...