The Law Spotlight Lesson Plan

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's The Law spotlight highlights topics from Branches of Government and Copyright to U.S. Constitution and Women's Suffrage. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this The ...

Black History Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 14, 2014

BrainPOP's Black History spotlight highlights topics from Civil Rights and Harlem Renaissance to Barack Obama and Oprah Winfrey. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Black H...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lesson Plan: Sequencing Events

June 1, 2013

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to learn about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement. Students will sequence the major events...

Dr. King, Similes and Metaphors Lesson Plan: Identifying Literary Conventions in a Historical Speech

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 to 5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the purpose of similes and metaphors. Students will identify examples of simile use in specific hi...

Civil Rights Lesson Plan: Tracking History Through Timelines

June 6, 2012

In this Civil Rights lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 5, students use BrainPOP resources to develop an understanding of how to use and create a timeline. Students will utilize tech...

Civil Rights Movement Lesson Plan: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

June 5, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to gain a deeper understanding of the contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the ...

U.S. History Lesson Plan: Exploring Cause and Effect

August 29, 2011

In this U.S. History lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students select two topics in U.S. history and use BrainPOP resources to explore the relationship between those topics. Students ...

Harriet Tubman Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2010

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about slavery, the Underground Railroad, and Harriet Tubman. The information is designed to complement the Bra...