BrainPOP Builds Background!

March 13, 2009

How amazing is this? Arlington, Virginia 2nd Grade Teacher, Ms. Schneider, invites her students to follow along via her blog and videoconferencing as she treks to the Arctic's Edge to research clima...

BrainPOP Advisors

March 9, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. value the input of our advisors, who review our content and works closely with our writers and animators to create a fun and educational resource. We are currently looking ...

Vote Now!

March 5, 2009

BrainPOP Educators is running a poll this month! Vote now on which notable woman BrainPOP should make a movie on next! It's fun checking on the results and reading comments! Keep 'em coming! We will...

Dear Tim and Moby – Writing Prompt

February 28, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP
I am well known amongst my former students for being a bit of a pausing maniac during BrainPOP movies! I pause almost each time I see a great opportunity for kids to turn and talk or do a quick stop...


February 25, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP
I spent last weekend with an amazing group of teachers in Florida. Though they were already using BrainPOP with their students, many of them were not aware of our FYI feature -- filled with fun, high...

New Concept Maps!

February 23, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
We just added two new concept maps to our Graphic Organizers Page! Take a look and let me know what you think! Have you created any of your own materials to use in conjunction with BrainPOP or Brai...

Prize Winners!

February 21, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP Conferences
We had a great time at this year's TCEA conference in Austin, Texas (even though Moby didn't get to ride the mechanical bull!) and we met many new teachers, IT specialists, and administrators, all ...

BrainPOP Buddies!

February 20, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. offer lots of possibilities for partner work. Teachers in Palm Beach County helped me brainstorm some great ideas during a recent visit. *Have 2 students working side by s...

More Than Just Movies!

February 13, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP BrainPOP Jr.
I've been lucky enough to do some traveling and brainstorming with many talented teachers lately, and I found that many educators don't realize how much more you can do with BrainPOP beyond the movies...

Darwin Bicentennial!

February 12, 2009

Categories: BrainPOP
Today is Darwin's 200th birthday! This year also marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of The Origin of Species. So much to do and so little time? Let BrainPOP help! We hope you'll use a...