TSN2 Games Activity Tutorial

Using the “Sorting Organizer” Games Activity in TSN-2

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This tutorial provides an overview of the "sorting organizer" games activity in The Sports Network 2. This activity covers the Common Core State Standard Reading for informational text 8.3...
Games Activity Tutorial

Using the “Idea Centralizer” Games Activity in TSN-2

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This tutorial provides an overview of the "idea centralizer" games activity in The Sports Network 2. This activity covers the Common Core State Standards Reading for Informational Text 8.1 and 8.2....
Martin Esterman Math Game Webinar

Multiply the Impact: Martin Esterman’s Newest Math Game

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Originally Recorded March 2014 We recently welcomed Martin Esterman, 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, for a discussion and to take a look at his newest math game, Multiplication Bloc...
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Oncology: A Free Health Game

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Oncology is a fantastic addition to our Health games. Created by our partners at LGN/Morgridge Institute for Research, this game allows students in grades 6-12 to take on the role of a newly hired ca...
pH Scale and Meter Calibration

Virtual Labs: pH Scale and Meter Calibration Game

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Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Virtual Labs: pH Scale and Meter Calibration, a free online science game....
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When Earthquakes Strike, Think of Moby!

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You never know when something you learned on BrainPOP will come in handy!  5th grade teacher Kathy Roventini recognized this last week when she found herself in the middle of an Earthquake!  She wri...
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Teaching with Monster School Bus: Math Snacks and GameUP

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In this tutorial video, follow exemplary teacher, Sharon Johnson, as she uses the game "Monster School Bus" with her class. She shares some of the strategies she uses for engaging the class in discuss...
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The Impulse Science Game: Teaching Laws of Motion

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You can use GameUp's Impulse game to help students learn about Newton’s first and second laws of motion and his law of universal gravitation. Developed by our partner, EdGE at TERC, Impulse scienc...
Teacher Support Overview

Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey – Teacher Support Overview

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This teacher support overview video provides information on the BrainPOP materials that accompany the Mission U.S.: A Cheyenne Odyssey game. You'll learn about our lesson plan, teacher's guide, custo...
Sortify Multiplication Game

Sortify Multiplication Game Discussion Starters

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Use these Sortify Multiplication Game Discussion Starters to help students reflect on their learning during and after the Sortify: Multiplication game, and expand the discussion to how game play relat...