Reading Nonfiction

Fact or fiction? Nonfiction is a type of writing that shares facts or information. In this movie, you’ll explore the parts of a nonfiction book, like the table of contents, glossary, and index. Find out how to use a graphic organizer to take notes as you read nonfiction text. Don't forget to read the captions, which can help explain pictures, including photographs, diagrams, and illustrations.

Reading Nonfiction Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about nonfiction reading strategies. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Reading Nonfiction topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »

Reading Nonfiction Background Information for Teachers and Parents

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about reading nonfiction. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Reading Nonfiction. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning. See more »

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