Avoiding the “Summer Slump” with Math Games

June 26, 2014

Today's guest blogger, Derek Lomas, shares research about the dreaded summer slump and ways to support students from losing progress over the summer. Derek is a  learning scientist at Carnegie Mellon...

Suddenly It Started Storyboard Activity

June 24, 2014

Students practice using the past progressive in this storyboard sequencing activity. Using the 6 separated images, students match the sentence halves and sequence the events of the storyboard accordin...

Picture Prompt: Adjective Endings

June 23, 2014

Students practice using adjectives endings  –ing and –ed with these pairs of adjectives. ...

Active Imagination Lesson Plan: Everyone’s Creative

June 20, 2014

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students learn about active imagination and how they can use their imaginations to solve problems, create, and have a positive impact on the wo...

Where are Your “My BrainPOP” Classes and Quizzes?

June 18, 2014

In order to simplify BrainPOP, we have removed "My BrainPOP" class and quiz information from BrainPOP Educators.  Now, when you login to your personal My BrainPOP account, you'll see a new way to nav...

3 ways to Use the BrainPOP Curriculum Calendar

June 17, 2014

Bookmark our events page so you can easily see how BrainPOP can be used to support your teaching each month! Here are three useful ideas for using the curriculum calendar: 1) See which webinars fit...

Something for Everyone: From K-3 and ELLs

June 13, 2014

Originally Recorded June 2014 With this webinar for teachers of grades K-3 and ELLs, we’re shining the spotlight on BrainPOP Jr., our K-3 resource, and BrainPOP ESL, our award-winning English lan...

BrainPOP: An End-of-Year Review

June 11, 2014

Originally Recorded June 2014 Wrap up the school year with BrainPOP: An End-of-Year Review! We’ll show you how to get the most out of your subscription as you wind down for the summer. Explore Ga...

De-Coding the Code Fred Science Game from the Museum of Science and Industry Chicago

June 5, 2014

Originally Recorded May 2014 De-code the coding process! Go behind the scenes with game designers from the Museum of Science and Industry Chicago, makers of the GameUp Code Fred science game, for a...

Dog Show Picture Prompt: Writing and Discussion

May 18, 2014

Use this picture of a dog show as a writing or discussion prompt about the movie Old Dog, New Tricks (L2U1L5)....