Time Zone X Game Lesson Ideas: An Adaptable Overview

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In these Time Zone X game lesson ideas, which are adaptable for grades 4-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an interactive timeline game) to explore standards-based content....

6 new Drafting Board games are now on GameUp!

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That's right--we've got six new games from the Drafting Board series, created by our incredible partner iCivics. Drafting Board games are designed to allow students in grades 5-12 to explore the proce...
Social Studies Game: Cheyenne Odyssey

New Social Studies Game: Mission U.S. Cheyenne Odyssey

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The Mission U.S. Cheyenne Odyssey game is now live on BrainPOP's GameUp! Brought to you by WNET 13 New York Public Media, this free social studies game immerses students in U.S. history through intera...
Argument Wars Social Studies Game

Argument Wars Social Studies Game: Essential Questions

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What characterizes civilization and what enables it to flourish? What is the purpose of government/the court system? Is it ever okay to break the law? Talk with students about these essentia...
iCivics Social Studies Game

Argument Wars Social Studies Game: Preparing for Play

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Learners will get more out of the Argument Wars social studies game if they are familiar with the rights contained in the Bill of Rights and in other amendments. It would also be best if they understa...