Quandary Assessment Ideas

April 28, 2013

Quandary is a great springboard for discussion, so plan to leave a chunk of time for this at the end of the session. We've provided several assessment ideas in the form of sample questions and areas f...

Branches of Power Social Studies Game: Tips and Tricks

April 28, 2013

Allotting Students Time for Branches of Power: Branches of Power social studies game takes approximately 30-40 minutes to play. NOTE: Once the game officially after 30 minutes, learners will have the...

Guts and Bolts Common Misconceptions

April 28, 2013

Guts and Bolts game players should understand that the human body’s interconnected organ systems are much more complicated than that of Moby’s Robot. When labeling the heart, students should under...

Treefrog Treasure Differentiation Strategies

April 28, 2013

The Treefrog Treasure game is a great tool for differentiation strategies, automatically adjusting to students’ performance and providing appropriate levels of mathematical complexity. The first fe...

BrainPOP Professional Development Webinars

April 25, 2013

PD…in your PJs! With our free webinars, it’s easy to participate in professional development from the comfort of your own home! We're happy to provide certificates of participation upon completion...

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....

Combining Numbers Lesson Plan: Monster School Bus Game

April 10, 2013

In this combining numbers lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 1-5, students will use the fun Monster School Bus online math game to practice creating number combinations (such as whole numbers...

BrainPOP Educators Gets a New Look

March 15, 2013

Starting March 18th, 2013 BrainPOP Educators is getting a new look! We've simplified our homepage to provide you with the most useful resources and information - from our favorite "featured resources...

5 Great Uses for BrainPOP’s Earth Awareness April Spotlight

March 1, 2013

Here are 5 ways to shine April's BrainPOP spotlights Earth Awareness and Money Matters into your classroom. 1) April 22nd is Earth Day - have students explore the entire Earth Awareness Spotlight p...

Differentiation, Genetics and Test Prep: More Creative Use of the BrainPOP Mixer

February 28, 2013

For years BrainPOP educators have been asking for the ability to modify and create their own BrainPOP quizzes to differentiate for various groups of students.  Now, with the introduction of the Brain...