Long A Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about vowel sounds, specifically Long A.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Lo...

Author Studies with BrainPOP Lesson Plan: Choose Your Favorite Writer!

May 24, 2013

In this author studies lesson plan, which is adaptable for any grade level, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the life and works of their favorite writer. Students will read two or more books...

Jon Scieszka Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2013

Encourage children to explore different books and look for authors that interest them! An author study is a great way to delve deeper and spend time learning about a favorite writer. This movie will e...

Background Information for Teachers and Parents for Setting

May 24, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the setting of a story, book, or other piece of writing.The information is designed to complement the Br...

Eloise Greenfield Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 23, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Eloise Greenfield. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Eloise Greenfield. I...

Writing a How-To Essay Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

A how-to essay explains a process, or how to do something. The purpose of a how-to essay is to inform, or give informationm, to the reader. A how-to essay can describe how to make a peanut butter and ...

Dr. Suess Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Dr. Seuss.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Dr. Seuss. It explains the...

Writing with the Senses Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about writing with the senses.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Writing with...

Writing About Yourself Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about autobiographies, journals, diaries, and other forms of personal writing. The information is designed to ...

Synonyms and Antonyms Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about synonyms and antonyms. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Synonyms and Ant...