New November Spotlights

November 2, 2009

This month, BrainPOP's Spotlight: American Indians covers topics from Pochahontas, Tecumseh, and Thanksgiving to the Iroquois Confederacy, French and Indian War, and Pueblo (BrainPOP Jr.). BrainPOP ...

Happy Halloween!

October 29, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
Looking for fun activities that will have your kids howling? Try our Halloween topics on BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. Then, invite your students to design a costume of their favorite BrainPOP character...

Swine Flu Resources For Your Websites or Blogs

October 25, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
Help reduce anxiety by imparting a better understanding of the H1N1 virus. Embed the Swine Flu movie on your own blog or website using the code provided here. These are some examples of teachers a...

Moby Hits the Road

October 23, 2009

Are you attending the NSBA T+L conference in Denver? If so, come check us out at Booth 313! Pose with Moby, connect with BrainPOP staff, participate in the BrainPOP challenge, catch a demo, and more...


October 22, 2009

Just saw this fantastic new flipchart, created and posted on Promethean Planet by Kirsten Linsenbardt. Description: You must have a Brain Pop Jr. subscription to view the video. After watching the...

Library Media Specialists – Tips & Tricks

October 15, 2009

  In case you missed our webinar for Library Media Specialists, you can access it at your convenience here. I wanted to highlight some great ideas that came out of the webinar. U...

Webinar Alert! Library Media Specialists

October 11, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
BrainPOP For Library Media Specialists This Wednesday, October 14, 2009 4:00 pm EDT Duration: 1 hour We love our librarians! We're excited to share some ideas on how to use BrainPOP and Brai...

Flu Season: Hope for the Best, Prepare for the Worst

October 9, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
Last spring, more than 700 schools in 25 states temporarily closed due to outbreaks of the H1N1 virus (swine flu). We're all hoping for the best this flu season. But as schools prepare for...

More Ways to Get BrainPOP Up and Running in Your Classroom

September 24, 2009

A few more tips... If you only have one computer for the class you can take a tour of the site together. After watching the tour you can use an interactive whiteboard and ask student volunteers t...

Back in the Swing of Things

September 17, 2009

It's been great to see all these creative ways teachers and administrators get the word out to their staff to ensure they don't miss out on BrainPOP. Here are a few examples I found recently. Rober...