States of Matter Lesson Plan: Matter Sorter Game

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the states of matter. Students will determine whether an example of matter is a solid, liquid, gas, o...

Classifying Rocks and Minerals Lesson Plan: Master Mines Game

June 8, 2012

In this Master Mines lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how rocks and minerals are classified by their physical and chemical properties. Studen...

Math Concepts Lesson Plan: Lure of the Labyrinth Mine Shaft Game

June 8, 2012

In this math concepts lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6, 7, and 8, students use BrainPOP resources and a free online game to to explore mathematical concepts. They will describe, represent,...

Thomas Edison Lesson Plan: How Inventions Build Upon Each Other

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to identify important accomplishments in the life of Thomas Edison. Students will also research later inventions...

Managing Diabetes Lesson Plan: The Diabetic Dog Game

June 8, 2012

In this diabetic dog lesson plan about managing diabetes, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the elements a diabetic person (or in this game, a dog!) needs...

Geometry Puzzles Lesson Plan: Pyramid Panic

June 8, 2012

In this geometry puzzles lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore basic geometry concepts related to circles, polygons, and triangles. Students then a...

Scopes Monkey Trial Lesson Plan: Social & Political Impact Debate

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 9-12, students use BrainPOP resources to understand the debate between the viewpoints of traditionalists and modernists in the 1920s. Students will d...

Insects and Arachnids Lesson Plan: Which is Which?

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to distinguish between insects and arachnids based on their physical features. Students will also describe and l...

Cause of the Seasons Lesson Plan: Understanding Seasons, Day and Night

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the the cause of the seasons, and of day and night. Students will participate in the making of a ...

Lewis and Clark Expedition Lesson Plan: What Was It Like to Be Sacajawea?

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to explore the role of Sacajawea in the Lewis and Clark expedition. Students will explain h...