Brash Body System Survival Game

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Photo credit: Chicago’s Museum of Science + Industry Code Fred -Survival Mode- is a game that helps students understand how the various body systems work together to ensure an individual’s survival. In this story, you are helping Fred escape from a hungry wolf. Disclaimer: At one point, the wolf catches Fred and bites his leg. […]

Impish Invasive Species Game

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Photo credit: ETCglobal, Carnegie Mellon University BrainPOP has shared a game called Invasion!! (developed by students from Carnegie Mellon University) which is a great way for students to learn about the challenges of invasive species. First students learn about the lives of Asian Carp and of their initial introduction to water treatment plants. Next, students […]

Powerful Photosynthesis Game

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Photo credit: Education Development Center, Inc. BrainPop Educators has put together a nice lesson plan for teaching students about photosynthesis. I like game-based learning. Ruby Realm is a game that students can play to learn about photosynthesis. I like that it also helps students think about the processes and the chemistry that underlies photosynthesis and […]