Organs and Body Systems Lesson Plan: The Guts and Bolts Game

June 8, 2013

In this organs and body systems lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the primary functions of various body systems. Students will also explore the...

Lice Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 25, 2013

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

Losing a Tooth Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the mouth, gums, jaw and losing teeth!  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movi...

Illegal Drugs Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 23, 2013

It is likely that many children have heard or read about drugs in the news or at school. Some may have seen drugs in their communities. It is important for children to understand the risks and dange...

Eating Right Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about healthy foods, healthy diets, and eating right.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPO...

Divorce Movie Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

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

Washing Hands Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about how to wash hands properly. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Washing Ha...

Going to the Doctor Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 21, 2013

Many children feel apprehension about visits to the doctor. Knowing exactly what will happen at the doctor’s office will help to lessen their anxiety. It is important for your children to understand...

Going to the Dentist Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 21, 2013

Remind your children that good oral hygiene begins with brushing and flossing regularly. We recommend screening the Caring for Teeth movie for a review. Explain to your children that visiting the dent...

Digestive System Movie Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 21, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about digestion and the digestive system.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie D...