New Lessons on BrainPOP ESL

September 10, 2012

Ben and Moby are excited to announce new content on BrainPOP ESL: level 3, unit 3! Did you know that the higher level units on BrainPOP ESL, are more content driven, so they not only demystify grammar...

New Topic Page: Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 13, 2012

You've come to expect BrainPOP movies to explain concepts and ideas with clarity, depth and respect. These qualities are especially important when explaining complex and sensitive topics, such as Sept...

What are Martians?

August 6, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Featured Movie
To celebrate the successful landing of Curiosity, NASA's latest Mars Rover, our featured movie of the day is Mars! When asked, "What are martians?" Tim and Moby respectfully debunk the existence of ...

RIP Sally Ride

July 24, 2012

The world lost a true pioneer yesterday.  Sally Ride, who flew through space in 1983 died of pancreatic cancer.  Though most well known as an astronaut, watch the BrainPOP animation to learn more ab...

BrainPOP Jr. on the Go!

July 3, 2012

Bring learning to your fingertips with Annie and Moby!  We are excited to announce that we’ve recently released our BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week app.  You can now access BrainPOP Jr.’s movies ...

Listening and Speaking Skills Lesson Plan: Using the BrainPOP Featured Movie

June 28, 2012

In this collection of presentation skills lesson ideas, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to develop listening, speaking, and research skills. Eac...

New Topic Alert! Food Groups on BrainPOP Jr.

June 18, 2012

Even though the school year is coming to a close for many students and teachers, BrainPOP is still rolling out new content!  This week, we mark the debut of Food Groups on BrainPOP Jr.  We all know ...

Using BrainPOP for test prep

May 27, 2012

As the end of the school year approaches, students need to review lots of material they've already learned. Why not use BrainPOP to help? In this new lesson plan, you'll find ideas for helping studen...

Charlie Brown on BrainPOP?

May 24, 2012

Well, no, not really,  but two of our recently introduced topics to BrainPOP's ever expanding library seem to reference everyone's favorite "good man."  Based on Bailey's letter requesting an explan...

The Space Shuttle comes to NYC!

April 27, 2012

Gasps of excitement filled the BrainPOP offices this morning as the Space Shuttle (atop a 747) flew past our windows! Everyone was standing by the windows, mouths wide, with the cameras in hand! In ce...