Teach Photosynthesis with the Ruby Realm Game

October 31, 2014

The Ruby Realm is a fantastic new adventure game that we are excited to feature on GameUp! Developed by our partner, The Education Development Center, The Ruby Realm helps students construct an unders...

Ebola Education: Establish Factual Understanding and Ease Student Fears

October 30, 2014

Media coverage of the recent Ebola outbreak has been inescapable.  Though the images and stories have been scary, it's important not to let fear and panic spread faster than the virus itself! To help...

Teaching Science and Formative Assessment: POPstar Robert Miller

April 11, 2014

Originally Recorded April 2014 POPstar Robert Miller – an award-winning 5th-grade science teacher – hosts this interactive workshop covering inquiry-based science curriculum; the creative use o...

Insects make their Debut on BrainPOP Jr.

April 11, 2014

Categories: BrainPOP Jr. Science
Scientists have found about a million species of insects! In this new science movie, Annie and Moby explore insects and their different traits. You'll find out about insects’ anatomy, behavior, life...

April Spotlight on Earth Awareness

April 3, 2014

Though we support thinking about the earth everyday, April is officially Earth Awareness Month! Show your love for the planet with our Earth Awareness Spotlight, covering a range of topics including ...

Weird Science Spotlight Lesson Plans

March 6, 2014

BrainPOP's Weird Science spotlight highlights topics from Aliens and Carnivorous Plants to Monotremes and Nano-Technology.  Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Weird Sci...

Space Spotlight Lesson Plans

March 6, 2014

BrainPOP's Space spotlight highlights topics from Black Holes and Comets to Life Cycle of Starts and Space Flight. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Space spotlight les...

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...

Famous Scientists Spotlight Lesson Plans

March 6, 2014

BrainPOP's Famous Scientists spotlight highlights topics from Albert Einstein and Benjamin Franklin to Marie Curie and Thomas Edison. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this ...

Forces of Nature Spotlight Lesson Plans

March 6, 2014

BrainPOP's Forces of Nature spotlight highlights topics from Erosion and Floods to Plate Tectonics and Weather. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Forces of Nature spotli...