Great Grant Groups!

February 4, 2010

Categories: BrainPOP Funding
Visit My Grant Wrangler I just received the latest newsletter from GrantWrangler, and thought this was well worth passing along. They've added a few new features that I thought were brilliant.  Wit...

Webinar Alert: Multimedia in the Art Classroom

February 2, 2010

Multimedia in the Art Classroom Wednesday, February 3, 2010 4:00 PM EST Duration: 1 Hour Teach students about basic art concepts, art history, and influential artists through BrainPOP movies, activi...

February Curricular Tie-Ins

February 2, 2010

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
Keep this list of BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. movies handy, and check the BrainPOP Educators online Curriculum Calendar for additional tie-ins. ♦ February 2: Will he or won't he? On Groundhog's Day...

Guest Blogger: Student Laptops + BrainPOP

January 31, 2010

Two of our classrooms at Thibodaux Elementary have been transformed into 21st Century Classrooms thanks to our Superintendent and stimulus funds. We have a new ActivBoard, ActivExpressions, an A...

Canada Bound!

January 29, 2010

Categories: BrainPOP Conferences
Mike Myers.  Rick Fox.  Bacon.  Smarties (the chocolate kind, not that gross powdery kind). The legendary Scott Abbott and Chris Haney, co-inventors of Trivial Pursuit.  And now ... joining the ...

Our First Twitterview!

January 28, 2010

Many teachers are starting to use Twitter to broaden their PLN, or Personal Learning Network. Twitter enables teachers to tap into other educators from around the globe, allowing them to share exper...

Teacher Request – Needs Input Before Friday!

January 26, 2010

This just in: Our middle school club, Girls Learn International is having a virtual field trip about American Women in Sports, Title IX at our library this Friday. I have been asked to present some...

What Do You Need On Your Resume To Work At BrainPOP?

January 21, 2010

Just got back from Florida, where I attended FETC and two incredible school visits. I'll be blogging about those next week, but wanted to share my first school visit. Before FETC, I visited Robert M...

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

January 20, 2010

I thought this was a creative way to integrate BrainPOP and netTrekker resources together for January's Book Month. Don't stop after reading this classic with your kids (or watching the movie!). Rea...

New Notebook!

January 19, 2010

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
Notice anything different? Yes! BrainPOP Jr. just added a new notebook -- Arts & Technology! The new notebook explores art and art practice, music, and technology, with more to come. We know th...