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Media Literacy Lesson Plan: Common Advertising Strategies

April 17, 2015

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including the Make-A-Map concept mapping tool) to explore common advertising strategies and increase media lite...

Using BrainPOP Jr. to teach about internet safety

April 10, 2015

This screencast shares a variety of ways teachers can use the free BrainPOP Jr. movie "Internet Safety" to help K-3 students understand ways they can stay safe online....

Desalination Game Lesson Plan

October 4, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-12, students work collaboratively to explore a challenging puzzle game which simulates a desalination machine. ...

Programming Language Lesson Plan: Code Monkey Game

October 1, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore a computer programming language....

Cool Science Careers: Imagine Yourself Game Lesson Plan

May 6, 2014

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-8, students explore cool science careers by using an online game to take on the role of a scientists in the fields of Neuropsychology, Toxicology, ...

Free Computer Science Curriculum with Valuable Incentives!

February 14, 2014

Back in December, BrainPOP celebrated Computer Science Education Week and the hour of code by releasing new computer science content, 4 Tynker programming games on GameUp, and even a 3d blueprint for ...

Free Games-Based Learning Professional Development Event at FETC Conference

January 16, 2014

BrainPOP is thrilled to partner with FETC and Learning Games Network to offer a free day of professional development to educators from across the country to innovate through the use of games in educ...

Computer Coding Lesson Plan: Blockly Maze Game

December 6, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore computer coding, algorithms, and programming....

Puppy Adventure Tips and Tricks

December 6, 2013

Puppy adventure is a game where players guide Pixel the puppy home by solving a series of programming puzzles.  Students solve each puzzle by programming Pixel to reach the goal using the provided vi...

Logo Programming Game Lesson Plan: Turtle Academy

December 6, 2013

In this logo programming game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including the Turtle Academy online programming game) to explore the popular computer pro...