Forces of Flight Lesson Plan: CSI Flight Adventures

August 21, 2013

Categories: Lesson Plan Science
In this forces of flight lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students will use BrainPOP resources (including two online games) to explore the properties and physics of flight....

BrainPOP and Living Up to Your POTENTIAL ….Energy!!

July 23, 2013

Categories: BrainPOP Science
Guest blogger Christine Abdou reflects on teaching difficult content while addressing all learning styles with the use of BrainPOP.  As an elementary school science teacher, I often find myself ha...

Scientific Method Lesson Plan: Solving Real World Problems

June 28, 2013

Categories: Lesson Plan Science
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to explore the steps in the scientific method. Students will explain how to form a hypothesi...

Organs and Body Systems Lesson Plan: The Guts and Bolts Game

June 8, 2013

In this organs and body systems lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the primary functions of various body systems. Students will also explore the...

BrainPOP attends the Science Online Teen Unconference in New York City

April 18, 2013

Categories: Conferences Science STEM
On Saturday, our own Maia Weinstock represented BrainPOP at the inaugural Science Online Teen unconference in New York City. An offshoot of the popular Science Online held each year in North Carolina,...

Oncology Lesson Plan: Cancer Identification and Treatment Science Game

April 3, 2013

In this oncology lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use a free online game to play the role of an oncologist who must identify and treat cancerous tumors in patients. In additio...

Game Changer: Transforming Middle School Science

March 26, 2013

Categories: Science Webinar
Get a sneak peek at a groundbreaking new title from leading games creator Second Avenue Learning! They're currently at work on a collaborative, multiplayer game designed to teach middle school science...

National STEM Video Game Challenge 2013

February 11, 2013

Inspired by the Educate to Innovate Campaign, President Obama’s initiative to promote a renewed focus on STEM education, the National STEM Video Game Challenge is a multi-year competition whose goa...

Getting Creative: Scientific Illustrations & Other Projects

January 23, 2013

All the way from Shanghai, we welcome Laura Brown, a high school science teacher, for this webinar on scientific illustrations and other creative projects. Find out how she and her students use BrainP...

Teaching conditioned reflexes with the Pavlov’s Dog Game

December 24, 2012

Categories: GameUP Science
Can you train a dog to drool on command? Find out in the Pavlov's Dog game in BrainPOP's GameUp! Show your students the Conditioning movie, then let them explore conditioned reflexes through game p...