Ricardo Vela CBE
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Getting to Know CBE Ricardo Vela

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We're excited to introduce you to April's Certified BrainPOP Educator of the Month, Ricardo Vela! Ricardo teaches US History and is part of the White Plains Public School District in White Plains, NY....

Community in Crisis: The Aftermath Mini-Lesson Collection

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The following collection of mini lessons, provided by our partner Classroom, Inc., prepare students to play Community in Crisis: The Aftermath. In this game, students take on the role of director of...
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Thoughts, Tips, and Tricks from Future CBEs – Part 2

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Last week we shared some discussion highlights from our online Certified BrainPOP Educator course. We’re excited to continue the series with more thoughts and ideas from our future CBEs. As part of ...

Run a County Lesson Plan: Counties Work Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, students play a game called Counties Work, in which they play the role of county official, helping fellow citizens while managing taxes and local emerge...

Activate: Additional Features for My BrainPOP

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Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to play Activate. Th...

Balancing the Federal Budget Lesson Plan: People’s Pie Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, students play a game called People's Pie that challenges them to balance the federal budget. Students must fund important government programs without se...
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Introducing Yard Games!

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Kids love to play in the Yard!  Now they can with our newly expanded collection of Yard Games from our partner, University of Wisconsin’s Field Day Lab.   Yard Games invite students to explore ...
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Solving the Ultimate Math Problem: Breaking the Symbol Barrier

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Join us for a webinar featuring GameUp partner BrainQuake! CEO Randy Weiner and Chief Scientist Dr. Keith Devlin (aka the NPR “Math Guy”) showcase their award-winning, research-backed math title W...
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How to Play Time Zone X

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This screencast provides contextual help for playing the GameUP game Time Zone X....
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Time Zone X: The Right Time, the Right Place

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Time Zone X challenges players to “fix” history, calling upon reasoning skills as they figure out the order in which famous events and milestones occurred....