Join Us for a Game-Based Learning Meetup!

January 28, 2015

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NYC Teachers, Come Design With Us! On Saturday, February 7, BrainPOP and the Game-Based Learning NYC (GBLNYC) Meetup will be hosting our fourth Game Design Workshop, and if you’re around, we’d lo...

Conflict Resolution: A New Health Topic on BrainPOP

January 19, 2015

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Successfully resolving conflicts is an age old skill and a key to living a happy life! BrainPOP's newest topic, Conflict Resolution, explains to students the skills to do it. The movie explores the...

Differentiated Lesson Plan on Ecosystems

January 8, 2015

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In this differentiated lesson plan, students will use BrainPOP resources to explore ecosystems. ...

Inventors & Inventions Lesson Plan

January 8, 2015

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As part of a thematic unit on inventors and inventions, students will investigate two famous inventors, Thomas Edison and Alexander Graham Bell. Working in triads, students will conduct research, reco...

Area of Rectangles: How much wallpaper do we need?

January 2, 2015

Categories: General
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to learn to how to calculate the area of a rectangle. Students will then make a real-world connection and show t...

Cnidarians Concept Map Lesson Plan

December 30, 2014

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Students will create a concept map, a storyboard, concentration game, and invent a Cnidarian based on the information they gather from the Cnidarian movie on BrainPOP....

Trail of Tears Concept Maps

December 29, 2014

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In this lesson, students use BrainPOP to review the events of the Cherokee removal in the southeastern United States. Students will also use the Make a Map tool to create interactive concept maps....

Guest Blogger Nili Bartley Puts a Spin on Professional Development

December 10, 2014

Guest blogger Nili Bartley from Hopkinton, MA is a 4th grade teacher who has taken a different approach to training and professional development. Read on to learn about how Nili's students helped get ...

Have a Voice – Participate in Speak Up America Week!

December 9, 2014

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Donate 15 minutes of your time today for the future of education and participate in Speak Up America Week, December 8th-12th, 2014!  Join the conversation about the use of technology for learnin...

BrainPOP at WISE – World Innovation Summit for Education

November 20, 2014

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Earlier this month, BrainPOP had the unique opportunity to join an international conversation about creativity and learning at this year’s WISE Summit in Doha, Qatar. Dr. Kari Stubbs, BrainPOP's VP...