BrainPOP Refinements and the Common Core State Standards

March 17, 2014

Like all educational content providers, BrainPOP has been adjusting to the curricular demands of the Common Core State Standards.  We've addressed the changes by creating new content, making alignmen...

STEM Lesson Plans

March 6, 2014

BrainPOP's STEM spotlight highlights topics from Energy Sources and Digital Animation to Electric Circuits and Statistics. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this STEM spotligh...

Practical Math Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's Practical Math spotlight highlights topics from Comparing Prices and Estimating Distance to Graphs and Statistics. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Practical ...

Project T.R.I.G. Math Game

January 15, 2014

Visit the lesson ideas page to find more resources for the Project T.R.I.G., a free online math game....

New on GameUp: Carpenter’s Cut

September 6, 2013

Categories: GameUP Math
BrainPOP is excited to include Carpenter's Cut in our collection of Math, Engineering and Technology games on GameUp! Developed by our partner Hooda Math, the Carpenter's Cut game allows students t...

Fibonacci Sequence Lesson Plan: Numbers in Nature

July 21, 2013

Categories: Lesson Plans Math
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students will use BrainPOP resources to explore the Fibonacci sequence, learning what it is and where it originated from. Students will then de...

Adding with Mental Math Lesson Plan: Addition Blocks Game

May 29, 2013

Categories: GameUP Math
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 1-5, students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online interactive game) to practice combining numbers to create target amounts. Students will ...

Martin Esterman: Games, Math Fluency and Award Winning Ways

May 29, 2013

Martin Esterman, the National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, joins us for a webinar on math fluency and the Common Core State Standards for Math practice. Martin tells us why he’s decided to use ...

Adding with Regrouping Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 20, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about adding with regrouping.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Adding with R...

Fractions on a Number Line Lesson Ideas: The Pearl Diver Game

April 17, 2013

In these number line lesson ideas which are adaptable for grades 3-8, students play an online math game to practice identifying, comparing, and ordering fractions on a number line....