Microsoft Partners in Learning

July 30, 2012

Dr. Kari Stubbs, Vice President of 21st Century Learning, is heading west to Redmond, WA to visit the Microsoft Headquarters for the 2012 Partners in Learning US Forum.  This BrainPOP-sponsored event...

Guts and Bolts

July 5, 2012

Guts and Bolts?  It may sound gross, but it sure is fun!  Our newest BrainPOP developed game on GameUp leads students as they help Moby construct a cyborg Tim with a combination of organic tissue an...

Heart Adventure Challenge Course in Action

June 19, 2012

Betty Ann Fish is the Chair of the Physical Education Department at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy and has been teaching and coaching for 24 years. Currently she teaches at the elementary school lev...

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 ...

Reducing Waste Lesson Plan: Changing Daily Habits

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the importance of reducing waste and taking care of the environment. Students will practice ways to ...

Circulatory System Lesson Plan: Heart Adventure Challenge Course

June 8, 2012

Categories: Health Lesson Plan
In this multi-day circulatory system lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to explore basic heart facts. Students will also explore the fu...

Ayiti: The Cost of Life

June 8, 2012

Ayiti is the latest addition to GameUp in conjunction with Global Kids! We're really excited to share this unique game with you. Ayiti is a turn based, strategy game that challenges players to manage ...

From Plate to Pyramid Lesson Plan: Healthy Foods and Portion Sizes

June 7, 2012

Categories: Health Lesson Plan
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 5, students use BrainPOP nutrition topics to identify healthy foods and portion sizes. Students then use the healthy eating food guidelines...

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...

Reproductive System and Personal Health Lesson Plan: Urban Legends Debunked

September 2, 2011

Categories: Health Lesson Plan
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students identify urban legends surrounding the reproductive system, adolescence, and/or personal health. Students then use BrainPOP and othe...