Students Discover New Features on BrainPOP!

September 25, 2014

Last summer, 4th grade teacher, Nili Bartley, from Hopkinton MA learned about all the new interactive features on BrainPOP during a training at the ISTE conference in Atlanta, GA. Last week, Mrs. Bart...

Back to School 2014 with BrainPOP

September 5, 2014

Labor day has passed, and school is back in session!  Here are some ideas for using BrainPOP during the first few weeks of school. 1) Set up My BrainPOP with your students. Did you know that your s...

5 Easy Ways to See What’s New on BrainPOP

July 23, 2014

Want to know What's New on BrainPOP? Here's a way to find out about our movie of the day, spotlight lessons and movie topics, recent movies/lessons/games we've added, and timely BrainPOP resources tha...

Citizen Science Game

April 4, 2014

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for the Citizen Science Game, a free online science game from Games Learning Society....

Sortify Game Lesson Ideas: An Adaptable Overview

February 27, 2014

This page provides Sortify game lesson ideas for BrainPOP's Sortify game. The ideas are adaptable for any subject area and any grade level (K-12.) Learn how the Sortify game can be used as a playful a...

American Revolution Timeline: Interactive Tool and Lesson Ideas

February 3, 2014

In these lesson ideas which are adaptable for grades 3-12, students use a free interactive American Revolution timeline to explore the sequence of events in the American Revolution. The Revolutionary ...

Construct-A-Saurus Science Game

August 22, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for the Construct-a-saurus, a free social studies and science game....

Cause and Effect Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 21, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about cause and effect.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Cause and Effect. I...

Ancient Civilizations of Latin America Lesson Plan: Inca, Maya, and Aztec Civilizations

June 5, 2012

In this lesson plan for grade 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to learn and synthesize information about the ancient civilizations of Latin America. They will create a three circle Venn d...

Cause and Effect Activities for Kids

May 21, 2010

In this set of activities for kids, adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about cause and effect. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Ca...