Internet Searches Lesson Plan: Search Shark Game

January 30, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online game) to practice identifying keywords that result in relevant information for a given i...

BrainPOP Screencast

August 17, 2012

Categories: Screencast
Take a tour of our site with this BrainPOP screencast, which gives you an overview!...

Using BrainPOP With SmartBoard Senteos

August 17, 2012

Special guest Will Kimbley, 6th grade teacher and Technology guru joins us to share his tips and tricks for using BrainPOP with his interactive whiteboard and student response systems. Will has experi...

The Globeys: Globaloria’s Game Design Awards

August 13, 2012

Categories: Contests GameUP Gaming STEM
Globaloria, established by the World Wide Workshop, is a program that teaches students how to create web-based educational games and interactive simulations.  Each year, the program hosts the Globeys...

Mooresville, Alignment and Building a Culture of Innovation.

August 1, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Conferences
BrainPOP was thrilled to sponsor and attend Summer Connection 2012, a conference in Mooresville, North Carolina - home of the "Digital Conversion Initiative" - one of the nations first, and most succe...

STEM Teacher Corps Announced

July 25, 2012

Last week, President Obama announced plans for a national corps group to recognize and reward leading teachers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) areas.  Recognizing the ...

RIP Sally Ride

July 24, 2012

The world lost a true pioneer yesterday.  Sally Ride, who flew through space in 1983 died of pancreatic cancer.  Though most well known as an astronaut, watch the BrainPOP animation to learn more ab...

BrainPOP Lesson on Blogs

June 26, 2012

Categories: General
Watch as I navigate my way through a lesson on blogs from BrainPop....

Online Safety with Kerpoof Lesson Plan: Understanding When to Ask for Parental Permission

June 14, 2012

In this Online Safety lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to explore the importance of online and real world safety. Students will creat...

Online Safety Board Games Lesson Plan: Identify Internet Safety Rules

June 14, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify and analyze basic online safety rules. Students then create game boards which the class can play...