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New on GameUp: Code Monkey Teaches Coding to Kids

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We'd like to offer a special welcome to a new GameUp partner: Code Monkey Studios! Through this partnership, we're able to offer the Code Monkey game to BrainPOP users, and it's a fantastic way to tea...
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De-Coding the Code Fred Science Game from the Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

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Originally Recorded May 2014 De-code the coding process! Go behind the scenes with game designers from the Museum of Science and Industry Chicago, makers of the GameUp Code Fred science game, for a...
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Teach Coding with Robot Turtles!

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BrainPOP is known for digital animations and games, but we invited guest blogger Charlotte Fixler to share about a fantastic non-digital board game that teaches principles of coding entitled Robot Tu...
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Wednesday, December 11, 3:30 pm ET: Tynkerin Around with Code, CSEd Week

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Wednesday, December 11 at 3:30 pm ET Tynkerin Around: Student Programming and Computer Science Education Week BrainPOP and Tynker are joining forces to celebrate Computer Science Education Week a...
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The Hour of Code: Getting Ready

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Learn how to work an "Hour of Code" into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15. CSEdWeek aims to show kids the importance of computer science – which 90 percent of schools d...

Computer Programming Basics Lesson Plan: Tynker Games

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In this computer programming basics lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including online coding games) to learn about programming....
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Getting Ready for an Hour of Code – Webinar Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET

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Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET Getting Ready for the Hour of Code Learn how to work an “Hour of Code” into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15. CSEdWeek aims t...