Doing the BrainPOP

August 17, 2012

Categories: General
Students from 4th grade teacher Mrs. Gordon, from Port Orange Elementary School in Port Orange, FL, were inspired to compose and record their own BrainPOP song....

Art in Nature Lesson Plan: Impressionism and Landscape Painting

July 15, 2012

Categories: Art Lesson Plan
In this two-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students learn about Impressionism and view work by artists such as Monet and Pissarro. Through BrainPOP videos and interactive activiti...

Graphic Arts Lesson Plan: Parts and Design of an Advertisement

June 14, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the role graphic art plays in modern advertising. Students will identify and understand the...

Spanish Surrealism Lesson Plan: Point of View Writing

June 8, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the Spanish surrealist movement. Students will view examples of paintings by Salvador Dali...

Folk Music Lesson Plan: The Legend of John Henry

June 8, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Music
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the legend of John Henry and make connections to folk music. Students will also explain how folk stor...

Primary and Secondary Colors Lesson Plan: How Are Colors Created?

June 8, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify primary/secondary colors as well as warm/cool colors and their relationship to each ot...

Harlem Renaissance Lesson Plan: Creating Interactive Presentations and Non-Fiction Comics

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to research, evaluate, and synthesize information about the Harlem Renaissance from a variety of resources. Stu...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Lesson Plan: Exploring Mozart’s Life and Works

June 7, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Music
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore key events in the life of Mozart. Students will rotate through three activities that help them analy...

Vincent Van Gogh Lesson Plan: Original Self-Portraits

June 7, 2012

Categories: Art
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore Vincent Van Gogh's portraits, self-portraits, landscapes, and still life paintings. Students will...

Create Your Own Folk Music Lesson Plan: 1960s Cultural Climate

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the cultural climate of the 1960's in the United States. Students will learn about major musicians a...