Characters in Action Picture Prompt: Verb Tenses

July 7, 2014

Cut out and use the images in this picture prompt to practice the progressive tense to describe parallel actions....

BrainPOP ESL on Android: There’s an App for That!

June 30, 2014

There’s an app for that! English language learners and teachers can now take Ben and Moby on the go with the newly launched app offering BrainPOP ESL on Android. The latest addition to our suite of...

Comic Strip Activity

June 24, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP ESL
Write and illustrate a story using this comic strip template....

Suddenly It Started Storyboard Activity

June 24, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP ESL
Using the 6 separated images, students match the sentence halves, and sequence the events of the storyboard according to movie.  ...

Exciting or Excited? Image Prompt: Adjective Endings

June 23, 2014

Students practice using adjectives endings  –ing and –ed with these pairs of adjectives....

Something for Everyone: From K-3 and ELLs

June 13, 2014

Originally Recorded June 2014 With this webinar for teachers of grades K-3 and ELLs, we’re shining the spotlight on BrainPOP Jr., our K-3 resource, and BrainPOP ESL, our award-winning English lan...

1.6.1 Past Simple Lesson Plan

June 9, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP ESL
In the BrainPOP ESL movie, The Thief Walked In (L1U6L1), Ben tells Moby about the strange experience he had when he arrived home from school the day before. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K...

1.6.2 Past Simple (Irregular Verbs) Lesson Plan

June 9, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP ESL
In the BrainPOP ESL movie, I Had a Cool Dream (L1U6L2), Ben dreamed that he and Moby were sailors, sailing around the world. He uses irregular verbs in the past simple to tell Moby about where they we...

1.6.3 Past Simple (Negative) Lesson Plan

June 9, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP ESL
In the BrainPOP ESL movie, I Didn’t Sleep (L1U6L3), Ben tells Moby about his terrible week that began with a sleepless Sunday night. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-8, students sequence ...

1.6.4 Past Simple (Questions) Lesson Plan

June 9, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP ESL
In the BrainPOP ESL movie, What Did You Bring? (L1U6L4), Ben and Moby go on a camping trip. Find out what they brought with them and why as they ask each other questions in the past simple tense. In t...