NASA Engineering and Media Production, JASONlive Hosts a Fieldtrip

June 11, 2012

With all the hoopla about virtual experiences, there is still nothing like a real life, in person, field trip.  On May 31st, students from BrainPOP Educator Elizabeth Gi...

Let’s Recycle! Lesson Plan: Pollution and the Importance of Recycling

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore recycling, pollution and their effects on the earth. They will also explain the importance of recycli...

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn

June 8, 2012

In this solar system lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to define a celestial body and explain how objects orbit and rotate. Students then use online gamin...

“Julie of the Wolves” Lesson Plan: Tundra and Arctic Adaptations

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students explore the book Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George. Students will use BrainPOP resources to identify characteristics of the ...

Jane Goodall Lesson Plan: Primates Research

June 8, 2012

In this Jane Goodall lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore Goodall’s work with primates. Students will also list and discuss facts they learned ...

Investigating Types of Erosion Lesson Plan: Gravitational, Wind, and Glacial Erosion

June 8, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Science
In this Erosion lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP resources to investigate the different types of erosion: gravitational, wind, and glacial. Students will learn the...

Human Interaction with the Environment Lesson Plan: Creating Video Documentaries

June 8, 2012

In this environment lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to develop an understanding of how people impact the natural environment of different regions, as w...

Hibernation Stations Lesson Plan: Hands-On Science Centers

June 8, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Science
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn which animals hibernate and why. Students will also explore what happens to animals when they hiber...

Cold Weather Adaptations Lesson Plan: Hibernation

June 8, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Science
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore hibernation and animals' cold weather adaptations. Students will also explain the process of hibernat...

Ayiti: The Cost of Life

June 8, 2012

Ayiti is the latest addition to GameUp in conjunction with Global Kids! We're really excited to share this unique game with you. Ayiti is a turn based, strategy game that challenges players to manage ...