Physics for Kids Lesson Plan: Go Vector Go Game

April 26, 2014

In this physics for kids lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students use an online game to explore advanced physics concepts such as force magnitude, force direction, friction, mass, grav...

Insects make their Debut on BrainPOP Jr.

April 11, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP Jr. Science
Scientists have found about a million species of insects! In this new science movie, Annie and Moby explore insects and their different traits. You'll find out about insects’ anatomy, behavior, life...

Jelly Bean: A Fun Online Game for Number Sense

April 10, 2014

Our fantastic partners at PlayPower Labs have released a wonderful math game to help students with counting, number sense, and math facts, and you can now find Jelly Bean live on BrainPOP's GameUp and...

Insect Activities for Kids

April 7, 2014

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about insects. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Insects topic page, w...

April Spotlight on Earth Awareness

April 3, 2014

Though we support thinking about the earth everyday, April is officially Earth Awareness Month! Show your love for the planet with our Earth Awareness Spotlight, covering a range of topics including ...

Venn Diagram

March 7, 2014

Compare and contrast attributes or characteristics of two people, places, or things using this Venn diagram....

Sortify Game Lesson Ideas: An Adaptable Overview

February 27, 2014

This page provides Sortify game lesson ideas for BrainPOP's Sortify game. The ideas are adaptable for any subject area and any grade level (K-12.) Learn how the Sortify game can be used as a playful a...

Motion and Mass Lesson Plan: SpaceForce Game

February 14, 2014

In this motions and mass lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 1-4, students use a free online science game to explore the principles of physics, mass, force, and motion....

Guest blogger Courtney Vorachek Shares Her Use of BrainPOP Jr.

February 7, 2014

Guest blogger Courtney Vorachek shares her use of BrainPOP Jr. while teaching her students about division and meeting the demands of the Common Core. With the pressure of spring tests right around...

It’s Here! SXSWedu Announces 2014 Playground Schedule

February 6, 2014

We’re absolutely thrilled to share the newly unveiled official schedule for the SXSWedu 2014 Playground, which we're co-sponsoring with Xerox. The SXSWedu Playground is an interactive learning sp...