Essential Questions: Law Craft Social Studies Game

May 31, 2013

What fundamental beliefs about rights and responsibilities are evident in the laws our country has passed? How do citizens (individually and collectively) influence laws and government? ...

Martin Esterman: Games, Math Fluency and Award Winning Ways

May 29, 2013

Martin Esterman, the National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, joins us for a webinar on math fluency and the Common Core State Standards for Math practice. Martin tells us why he’s decided to use ...

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...

Johnny Appleseed Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Johnny Appleseed, historical figures and tall tales.  The information is designed to complement the Bra...

U.S. Symbols Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about symbols of the United States. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie U.S. Symb...

Thirteen Colonies 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 original thirteen colonies of the United States. The information is designed to complement the Brain...

Statue of Liberty 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 Statue of Liberty and its history. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie ...

Background Information for Teachers and Parents About School

May 24, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about what it's like to go school, and prepare them for their school experience. The information is designed t...

Ellis Island Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 23, 2013

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

Chief Joseph Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Native Americans, the Nez Perce, and Chief Joseph.  The information is designed to complement the Brain...