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5 Reasons to Use Closed-Captioning with BrainPOP Movies

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Here are some great reasons to use closed-captioning with BrainPOP movies. It's easy! All BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., and BrainPOP ESL movies have built-in closed captioning (or subtitle) features. See...
Sortify Game Tips and Tricks

Sortify Game: Tips and Tricks

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You can use the following Sortify game tips and tricks to enhance student learning as they play the game, and to encourage awareness during play. Observe which bucket labels students are choosing a...
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What Plants Need Tips and Tricks

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What Plants Need is a simulation game in which you can adjust the resources the plant receives and view the results. Learn what happens to plants in green light, or if different gases are present in t...

The Great Escape Tips and Tricks

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This game requires students to listen to instructions given by the game’s narrator, Jack, so they won’t be able to mute the game. Be sure to have headphones available!...

Oncology Tips and Tricks

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Due to the sensitive nature of some of the patient outcomes, we recommend that you play the game in its entirety before introducing Oncology to your students, and determine that it's appropriate for ...
Monster School Bus Game Tips and Tricks

Monster School Bus Game Tips and Tricks

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Unlocking All Levels On the level select screen, you can press the Shift and C keys simultaneously to unlock all the levels in the game. You want students to use this feature in order to jump ahead a...

Fed Chairman Tips and Tricks

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Top Tips for the Fed Chairman Game: Inflation can be lowered when the federal funds are set higher, but this will also temporarily increase unemployment. Unemployment rates can be lowere...
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Branches of Power Social Studies Game: Tips and Tricks

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Allotting Students Time for Branches of Power: Branches of Power social studies game takes approximately 30-40 minutes to play. NOTE: Once the game officially after 30 minutes, learners will have the...

Control of the Cell Cycle Tips and Tricks

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As "Cell Division Supervisor" inside the cell nucleus, the learner’s job in the Control of the Cell Cycle Game is to control cell division to make sure each stage of the cell cycle occurs in the cor...

Fractions on a Number Line Lesson Ideas: The Pearl Diver Game

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In these number line lesson ideas which are adaptable for grades 3-8, students play an online math game to practice identifying, comparing, and ordering fractions on a number line....