Touchdown! Rosetta’s Lander Makes History

November 13, 2014

Yesterday, after a journey of billions of miles, a probe the size of a washing machine landed on the surface of a speeding comet. In recognition of the European Space Agency's achievement, we've added...

Ebola Education: Establish Factual Understanding and Ease Student Fears

October 30, 2014

Media coverage of the recent Ebola outbreak has been inescapable.  Though the images and stories have been scary, it's important not to let fear and panic spread faster than the virus itself! To help...

The 2014 Winter Olympics- Resources for Bringing the Games into Your Classroom

February 3, 2014

The 2014 Winter Olympics are almost here and BrainPOP has some great resources for bringing them into your classroom. An international and historic event, the Sochi Winter Olympics offers a great oppo...

“Read all About it” in our December Newsletter

December 19, 2013

Extra! Extra! The December 2013 edition of our newsletter has hit the stands. Get the latest on our holiday offer; the slew of new Tech & Science games on GameUp; the ways we supported CSEdWeek; r...

BrainPOP’s Computer Science Unit is Available Free all Week

December 9, 2013

Just in time for Computer Science Education Week and the Hour of Code,  BrainPOP has added a new unit to the technology section: Computer Science!  It replaces Computers & Internet, whose to...

Remembering Nelson Mandela

December 6, 2013

In memory of Nelson Mandela, today's featured movie is about Apartheid....

Thanksgiving Preparation with BrainPOP Jr. Get Your Gobble On!

November 24, 2013

Turkey time is just around the corner and BrainPOP Jr. helped spark a little turkey tradition and fun in our classroom.  The students worked on creating a turkey using fine motor skills to cut, glu...

De-“Mist”-ifying Cloud Computing

November 11, 2013

In our newest BrainPOP technology movie, Tim introduces Moby to the wonders of cloud computing. Discover how the "cloud" is really a network of powerful data centers connected by the Internet. Learn h...

November Spotlight – American Indians

November 7, 2013

This November, check out our Spotlight: American Indians.  In BrainPOP's careful and sensitive way, our movies explain the wide variety of culture and peoples indigenous to the Americas.  Topics inc...

Halloween on BrainPOP

October 31, 2013

Categories: Featured Movie Holidays
Happy Halloween! From scary costumes to sticky sweet candy, Halloween is filled with curious and fun tradition.  Learn all about the fascinating origins of today's holiday with the Featured Movie - H...