3D Printing Lesson Plan: Make Your Own Moby

December 4, 2013

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore 3D printing. Students will learn what 3D printers can and cannot do and sketch a useful object that t...

Programming Lesson Plan: Program Your Partner

November 24, 2013

In this hands-on, movement-based lesson, students will use BrainPOP resources as they are introduced to the concept of coding and programming. They will create short programs and sequences and then fo...

Newton’s Laws of Motion Lesson Plan: Impulse Game

November 20, 2013

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In this Impulse game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students will use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore Newton's first and second laws of motion and his law of...

Fish Background Information for Teachers and Families

November 14, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about fish. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Fish. It explains the type of con...

Be a Guest Blogger on BrainPOP Educators!

November 8, 2013

Become a guest blogger on BrainPOP! We love to hear stories about how teachers and students are using BrainPOP in the classroom, and we're currently accepting guest blog post submissions. Whether your...

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...

Balanced Diet Lesson Plan: Chef Solus’ Build-a-Meal Game

October 9, 2013

Categories: Health Lesson Plan
In this balanced diet lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online interactive tool, Chef Solus' Build-a-Meal Game) to learn about healthy eatin...

Reading Comprehension Lesson Plan: Using Context Clues

September 15, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students will use BrainPOP resources to learn about context clues and practice using context clues as a reading comprehension strategy....

“I Have a Dream” at 50: Teaching the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

August 27, 2013

"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by their character." -Martin Luther King, Jr. It was a call ...

Laboratory Practices Lesson Plan: Virtual Lab Disposable Lab Equipment

August 21, 2013

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In this laboratory practices lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use an online interactive to practice maintaining a sterile laboratory environment. Students will practice using ...