June Spotlights

June 1, 2012

  Things get a little weird this month on BrainPOP with June’s spotlight: Weird Science.  We’ve included everything from Bruises to Bats to Boogers.  Yuck!  Explore those strange carnivor...

New on BrainPOP: Edgar Allan Poe

May 14, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP General Writing
Worry nevermore, BrainPOP now has an  Edgar Allan Poe movie!  We profile the 19th century author’s background and career as a writer, as well as his influence on gothic literature.  Join Tim and ...

New BrainPOP Movie: Parallel Structure

March 30, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP English Writing
The BrainPOP topic library keeps growing!  Our Parallel Structure movie is the newest addition to our English and Writing offerings. If your writing seems wordy and unclear, then have we got a mo...

What’s New?

February 16, 2012

BrainPOP is always growing! Whether we're adding new topics to BrainPOP, sharing our favorite educational games on GameUp or a building new levels on BrainPOP ESL, we're hard at work curating and crea...

Webinar Alert: Rejoice for BrainPOP’s Researching Resources!

February 14, 2012

Wednesday, February 15 6:30PM: Rejoice for BrainPOP’s Researching Resources! Lisa Parisi, 4th grade teacher at the Denton Ave School in New Hyde Park NY, hosts this session full of tips and ide...

Really Radical Research Resources!

January 12, 2012

We’ve Updated Our Research Resources! You know we’re always trying to make life a little easier for teachers. As part of that ongoing effort, we’ve redesigned the BrainPOP Research section, ...

New on BrainPOP: J.R.R. Tolkien

December 21, 2011

Categories: BrainPOP General Writing
Get in “The Hobbit” of working BrainPOP’s brand-new J.R.R. Tolkien topic into your curriculum! Making its debut this week, our Tolkien movie profiles the celebrated author, his definitive works,...

Funding BrainPOP!

December 9, 2011

Updated Resource: Funding BrainPOP Did you know that BrainPOP’s resources align with a number of funding objectives that can support your initiatives?  In fact, we’ve just redesigned the Fund...

Guest Blogpost: BrainPOP in Shanghai

October 27, 2011

Guest Blogger Michael Lambert currently teaches middle school in Shanghai and previously taught at Hong Kong International School. He is an ADE, serves on the 2011 K12 Horizon Report Advisory Board a...

Webinar Alert: Navigating the Writing Process with Kerpoof and BrainPOP

October 18, 2011

Navigating the Writing Process with Kerpoof and BrainPOP Wednesday, October 19 6:30 PM EDT Duration: 1 Hour Teaching writing skills can be a challenge for many teachers. But in this webinar, Dev...